Re: Brandon Phillips Batting 2nd
Originally Posted by *BaseClogger*
I'm sorry, but I just don't see how that is the case. How is intentionally hitting the ball on the ground going to decreaes the likelyhood of a double play?
It's a matter of WHERE you're hitting that ground ball. To the right side when a man is on first, the hole over there is huge due to the first-baseman holding the runner on.
Pitching and defense...anything else is gravy. Mmmm...gravy.