Having a speed factor in Corey Patterson is a welcome change for an Orioles squad struggling to make do without Brian Roberts. Patterson's ability to steal bases should help the double play that the Orioles constantly find themselves on the wrong end of as well.I agree entirely that Patterson's presence will help the O's avoid double plays. Without anyone on base, all those ground balls to the middle infielders will only count for one out.
Thursday, May 13, 2010
Corey Patterson's speed is gamechanging. Or so I'm told: