Welcome to FanPost Friday at MLB Daily Dish. Each Friday we’ll offer you up a prompt to gush about on our FanPost section, for better or for worse. If we really love your argument, we’ll make sure your post sees the front page of our site. Here’s this week’s prompt:
The defensive shift has been the source of incredible plays as well as unimaginable heartbreak, depending on what side of it you’re on. Recently, the shift has come under heavy speculation, with mega agent Scott Boras even going as far as blaming Bryce Harper’s offensive troubles on it. While some criticize it as essentially cheating, contrasting opinions state that it’s part of the strategy that makes baseball great.
That brings us to this week’s question: What do you think of shifting as a strategy in baseball?
Submit your opinion in a FanPost here and let us know if it’s full of shift of not. (Badum tissssh)