Re: 8/22/12 - Reds @ Phillies
Originally Posted by dougdirt
The Phillies messed that kids swing up big time. They were trying to fix it, because mechanically at least, it wasn't pretty, but it worked for him and he had gotten results with it. They tried to change it anyways and at least so far, it has been a terrible plan.
It's kind of a shame because a few years ago, there were visions of sugar plumbs dancing in their heads with a LF-RF combo of Michael Taylor and Domonic Brown. But so far, neither have done anything. Taylor is barely even a prospect now.
"No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win one-third of your games. It's the other third that makes the difference." ~Tommy Lasorda