Originally Posted by jonesy7
I agree, they should have had another good hitter behind him, but yeah it is pretty sad. However it is the championship game and I think that walking their best hitter is a good baseball strategy. However the coach for the yanks should have called time and went out to his pitcher and told him to throw the not intentional but intentional walk like throw the pitch low and then the next one high and just make it look like they arent trying to intentionaly walk their best hitter.
yeah but at that age kids dont have that good of control and it being the championship game i wouldnt take a chance of throwing one in the dirt and the kid scoring and winning the game on a wild pitch...