Originally Posted by Brian26
AJ and Konerko have done that with the tying or lead run on third base and one out? Are you sure about that? If Rios hustles, the Sox score a run there. Konerko has flipped his bat on flyouts, and AJ was one of the smartest guys to ever play here. Different situations...
Yes, Sox hitters haven't gone all that hard to first for many years, however, this particular game situation could not be ignored, especially since Ventura has sat a couple of guys recently, Tank included, for boneheaded baseball.