An interview with Charlie Manuel
Phillies manager talks about Moyer and his Game 3 lineup
Regarding the 1 for 28 stat about runners in scoring position, is it a matter of the guys relaxing?CHARLIE MANUEL: I think it's a matter of the guys relaxing, and definitely we've got to cut down on our swing some. We're swinging hard. That's a sign of trying too hard and trying to do too much. And especially when we've got a guy on third base and less than two out, we've got to get him in. Situational hitting and stuff like that, you've got to execute. And we definitely want to score our easy runs or the runs that we can manufacture, when we get them in scoring position, we've got to knock them in. Right now we take big long swings with two strikes, we're caught up in it and we're trying to swing and we're trying to hit the ball looks to me like we're trying to hit the ball out of the yard. And that's not only one, that's kind of a team thing.
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