Patience appears overrated for Mets' ...

Patience appears overrated for Mets' hitters

There are 2 comments on the Newsday story from Jul 15, 2007, titled Patience appears overrated for Mets' hitters. In it, Newsday reports that:

If the Mets' newly promoted hitting coach had any intention of preaching patience at the plate as the best method of emerging from a collective slump, Lastings Milledge ruined the plan with one swing of the ...

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Vineland, NJ

#1 Jul 15, 2007
Honestly, I think sometimes the Mets hitters make an empty show of patience and let hittable strikes go early in the count, then swing out of their shoes a garbage later in the count.

Patience IS overrated when the first pitch of an at-bat is a straight fastball right down broadway.
Rickey Henderson

New Bedford, MA

#2 Jul 15, 2007
Rickey agrees.

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