Re: 4/22/06 Game Thread - Reds vs. Brewers
Originally Posted by westofyou
I agree, it's got to be some of the following.
Scrappy Factor... plus Aurilia makes loud outs, nice facial exprressions and very gamer body language, very emotional guy... very east coast. Hatteberg has a choppy little swing and little power, and he's quiet and laid back, very west coast plus he's the new type 2 FA in town, and a Moneyball refuge always an easy target.
Hatteberg also started off slowly -- not a lot of hitting but a lot of good PAs that drew walks. He's been really hitting better in the last few games.
I think some of the dislike is residual from that.
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