Maris09 wrote:Curtis Pride wrote:rjforlife wrote:Why? Is stealing any different than legging out a triple? Making a sharp dive at third to nab a liner? What about beating out a ground ball? Is he going to walk to first every time he hits the ball? NO. Stealing is no different and if it helps his team win, I see no reason for his steals to really decline all that much. If he is healthy enough to play, he is healthy enough to steal.
Healthy enough to play does not equal healthy enough to steal bases.
Come on. You know that.
I think for the first time ever I have to agree with Curtis.
Stealing a base is going to become an unnecessary risk.
If that's the first time ever, then you must really simpleminded.