Protection? He is getting FB after FB right down the middle and missing almost every one. His OBP is entirely a reflection of his ability to take a
I am against a strict left/right platoon of Bird and Carter but I have no problem sitting Bird against a lefty like Sale.
He is facing Chris Sale. You can pretty much guarantee he is going to go 0-4.
TH: LS-40.....sss, seven strong, shutout IP.
HM: AJ-99.....here come the judge.
Well, Holliday does have a .381 OBP right now, but I do expect his numbers to normalize over time. He doesn't have much protection behind him right now
He has not been productive for a while now, since before being held out because of the back. Let's hope this is not a continuing problem. They need DH