Re: 7.19.12 Diamondbacks @Reds 12:35 start
Originally Posted by dougdirt
It makes sense if you have no faith in your closer. Or your catcher.
I am with you on the Mesoraco should play more train.
This was just planning ahead. The bullpen was taxed, if Chapman had to go a second inning this made sense. Dusty actually thought a little bit ahead. No problem with that.
Whenever you get mad over a called strike or ball on a close pitch, it's the equivalent of being mad at the QB pump-faking one time before throwing a pass in your average NFL game. ---Caveat Emperor