everyone knows i love baseball, especially baseball on the radio. however, radio announcers can be just as dumb as the rest of us. for example, my favorite right now is, of course, john sterling of the yankees. however, even john says something dumb very often.
when a left-handed power hitter is at bat, many opposing teams will “shift” their infielders over to the right side because some lefties, such as ryan howard and jason giambi, hit predominantly to the right side. see the picture below: