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Re: Middle Shots Video
I don't give a shit if you want to call these guys warriors or whatever bullshit you think makes you guys feel better for them taking the mound. This shit is dangerous. Quit blaming the pitcher for getting hit if he's covering a hole. Look at how many balls got hit directly up the middle when they fell off to a side. They can't win, whether they fall off or stay on the rubber. Give these guys a chance by giving them 5 feet. They're sitting ducks. Unfortunately, it's gonna take someone getting really hurt or dieing from taking one off the chest to finally get a rule changed. I'm sure pitchers don't say shit because they'll be looked down on. That's the issue with peer pressure. Take Andy for example...father time is catching up with him. He's dominant with the rules in place, but he's losing a step. Give him 5 feet and he'd be even more dominant and would be able to extend his career. It's always the guys that don't pitch that seem to talk shit and almost more often, it's the guys in the outfield that voice their opinions, from 300 feet away. Watch the video again and count how many times Mooch just turned or ducked. Why not take action, instead of reaction after an injury?