Re: Reds to relax rules in farm system (3/5)
In and of themselves, the rationale behind the policies were good.
Do - protect and coddle the pitchers
Do - encourage plate discipline
It was the execution that was flawed - especially in regard to the blanket wide policies. I hope in the current regime's rush to set fire to all things Dan O'Brien it's not forgotten that the underlying message behind some of his policies were in the right direction.