Re: 4/25/2013 Reds @ Nationals
Originally Posted by _Sir_Charles_
I don't get this. If you are going to throw out the extremes, why not toss the 0 run extremes too? Oh, because it doesn't support your argument?
Because I think the lower scoring games are more the norm for this team than the higher scoring games are. I think we've only been shut out twice, right? I'm more concerned with how we seem to struggle to get any offense going against the opposing teams' starting pitchers. It puts a lot of pressure on our starters.
"I talked to an advance scout that told me if Joey Votto and Albert Pujols were on the same team he'd advise his team to do the unthinkable...pitch around Votto to get to Pujols." - Buster Olney, ESPN