From yesterday’s game report:

Narron didn’t manage too differently than Dave Miley would’ve, but there were some changes:

Narron dropped left fielder Adam Dunn into the seventh spot in the order for the first time all season. Dunn hit a pair of long home runs to help the Reds build a 7-0 lead. Both, however, were solo shots, leading off innings.

“I told him if he hit one more, I was going to hit him leadoff Friday,” Narron said.

Narron wants to separate the left-handers in the batting order. That meant flopping Dunn and Wily Mo Peña. Hitting sixth, Peña struck out with runners on to end each of the innings before Dunn hit a homer.

So, it appears that his plan is to flip-flop Dunn and Pena in the order at 6 and 7. Who are the two most productive hitters on this team again?

One Response

  1. Brian Erts

    he also stated in an interview that he wanted to place Dunn in the #2 slot some time.

    The LH dictated the low spot, after yesterday I would hope that it doesn’t last.