Re: Things Marty Loves to Complain about
Originally Posted by Plus Plus
Players don't go up to bat with the intention of getting out, with very few exceptions. Thats the point being made.
Sure, as stated earlier, a sacrifice is a better outcome than a strikeout or popout or something. But going up to bat with the midset of "better make an out!" is not a healthy or common one.
It's not a "better make an out"
mindset. It's a "better score the run while we can"
Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted.
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