Re: 8/29/2012 Reds at D'Backs
Originally Posted by Tom Servo
Well I'm sure they were trying, but swinging at everything Corbin was throwing (and there were some downright ugly swings taken) didn't help. When he hit his tying HR, the count on Heisey was at least 1-1, which is just about equal to the amount of pitches that he took the whole afternoon before that. I'm not inherently against swinging at the first good one, but I think early on a lot of the guys went up to bat with a 'free and easy' attitude, which could be described as sleepwalking.
I think it was a 3-1. It sounded like fearless strike throwing, someone finally ran into one.
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