Originally Posted by TSJ55
While I completely respect your research and familiarity with these types of numbers, they are lost on me. I watch (and played) the game mostly by feel and gut instinct. The minutia of the numbers that many around here ar so fond don't come into play in my world
Giving away outs early is a losing play you only get 27 of them, worst case scenario he hits into a DP and they you have 1-2-3 up next inning but that risk opens the door for countless positive scenarios.