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Old 06-15-2013, 02:41 PM
SephClone89 SephClone89 is offline
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Originally Posted by Domeshot17 View Post
De Aza hitting 3??

I hate when people try and out think the lineup strategieis that have worked for years, you lead off your fastest guy who is a good hitter, your best bat control hitter hits 2, your best overall hitter 3, best power 4 etc. etc. etc.

The problem is not where to hit the 9 guys in the lineup. It is that we are hitting those 9 guys in the lineup. Outside Rios and Connor, they all suck. When that happens, you can shape the pile of **** any way you want, but it still is going to wreak like ****.
Well, a lot of research and analysis has suggested that those "lineup strategieis that have worked for years" aren't actually optimal for scoring runs.
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