I agree. There is a difference between being aggressive and being stupid and just hope.
Originally Posted by tg643
However I do sometimes see a lack of aggressiveness even at the highest level. Even in the majors I see guys failing to make a turn on first and taking second if the outfielder fails to hit the cutoff on a throw home. This is not good either.
I think walks are overrated unless you can run. If you get a walk and put the pitcher in a stretch, that helps, but the guy who walks and can’t run, most of the time he’s clogging up the bases for somebody who can run. – Dusty Baker.