Originally Posted by PoundSand
if "relying on the long ball" is our problem, i say we stick with that problem, given that we have the 2nd best record in baseball. i'm not sure why anyone views that as a problem, and sees scoring runs with small ball as some sort of high standard- a run is a run.
Two homers made the difference last night, but their RISP and LOB numbers are a big factor and have been all season............not to mention that numbers 2-5 in the batting order were 0 for 13 last night. Their mission is to get them on and get them in.