Friday, October 14, 2011

Keith Law Weighs in on Reds


Keith Law of ESPN Insider recently weighed in on a variety of MLB topics through his blog and via an online chat recently. Among them are two tidbits regarding the Redlegs.

Here the snippets in which Law mentions Cincinnati:

Regarding RHP Brad Boxberger who finished last year with Triple-A Louisville:

"I expect to see Cincinnati Reds right-hander Brad Boxberger in their big league pen in 2012; he was 90-94 with a hard curveball at 81-84. Right-handed hitters will have a hard time picking up the ball because he comes slightly across his body. I'd like to see even a show-me change-up just so left-handers, who hit him better than righties did this year but still didn't hit him well, don't take too much advantage of his delivery."

Regarding what to do with Votto & Alonso:

In an online chat with readers on Friday, Law stated that he would deal Yonder Alonso and "look to win" in the remaining two years that Joey Votto is under Reds' control.

No comments: