walks Kottaras on 4 straight
Don't fear the walk, Mat.
If the Brewers are going to pinch hit for Gallardo, why not force their hand by walking the #8 hitter to get to the pitcher's spot?
The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It has been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. -- Terrance Mann (Field of Dreams)
Atta boy for Latos.
Hopefully the Reds will have some relievers ready for the eighth. Even if Mat starts the inning, he should be on a short leash.
Now, at this point, I don't know WHICH relievers, but some kind of relief pitcher should be getting ready. Or maybe two of them.