Re: choking up to make contact...
Originally Posted by bigfunguy
I dont think its an OBP thing...it's a "Anything but a strikeout" thing...I get if there's 2 outs and nobody on, Bruce might as well be swinging big throughout the at bat...but less than 2 outs and a man on third, I think you gotta alter your approach to be sure to avoid the K...maybe that's choking up (or whatever), but you gotta do it, and even before 2 strikes in my mind.
OBP > SO
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