Originally Posted by BungleBengals
Okay I understand that Choo is hurt and has to sit. But why is BP sitting? Not only that but we are playing a terrible lineup as well.
This is our chance to gain ground on the pirates and cardinals, why are we resting guys?
BP has started 27 consecutive games AND participated in all of the all-star festivities....and the effects are clear.
Izturis I would guess is batting second because he'll get more at bats there and since he rarely gets to start....he needs all the at bats he can get. (Hoping that is not the reason, guessing it is)