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Overaggressiveness Costs Arizona Game 1

Overaggressiveness Costs Arizona Game 1

The Arizona Diamondbacks lost to the Milwaukee Brewers 4-1 in Game One of the NLDS due to being overly aggressive on both sides of the ball. Had manager Kirk Gibson played things a little differently, that score might have been reversed.

The Arizona Diamondbacks have played aggressively all season long, and that philosophy led them to 94 wins and a surprise NL West title.  It would be silly to expect them to drastically change that style of play for the postseason, and yet, it was precisely that aggressive philosophy that cost them the first game of this best-of-five contest. The Diamondbacks had a chance to score right out... Recommended Stories

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