Re: 4/23/2013 Reds vs Cubs The Return of the Corkster
Originally Posted by Joesh
So then why is Chapman warming up in the 8th inning? For giggles?
Dusty still wanted to win the game. But he wasn't going to put in Chapman unless he absolutely had to do so. He opted not to do so.
Also, warming up and throwing in a game situation are two very different types of stresses on an arm.
"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