Originally Posted by Big Klu
Likely a combination of rewarding Izturis for his three-hit night last night and the fact that Cesar is a much better defensive player than Rodriguez. Henry hasn't exactly been lighting it up at Louisville this year, either
HRod is up for two games while Phillips is away. I'm sure nobody in the Reds' organization intended for him to start either of his two games with the team.
Choo walks to lead it off.