- Posted by BattlingBishop 5 - Posted by Rameses Unchained
Rodon was touched for 5 ERs & 3 HRs in 6 innings. Surprised to see that & not the way you want to start. - Posted by BattlingBishop 5
Yeah, I was really surprised he got touched for that. Lack of focus, not ready to play, who knows. His slider was devastating last year but he threw quite a bit. I thought Avent might have pitched him a bit much for his age IMHTHO.
You may be right about that, Smitty. UNC may have the best staff in the ACC/college baseball. Anything can happen on the diamond. With the bats they're using these days, it's probably a better bet to go with strong pitching, great D, & more of a small ball approach.
Yeah but it seems the teams that have all those 5th and 6th year seniors win the CWS. Man Stength, can substitute for it, and it's illegal to aquire it sooner than the old Glands will let you.
One other thing on my point with Avent, I thought he let him go WAY too deep in games. I'm just wondering if the young arm has picked up some excessive wear and tear. We will see, he was one heck of a talent last year, and should be this year.