Is Lou Pinella singing a new tune? Has he seen the light that "getting more lefthanded" doesn't necessarily make your team better? Here's a quote from today's ST responding to what type of big stick hitter the Cubs need for the middle of the order in 2010.
Pinella: ''I don't care if he hits between his legs,'' manager Lou Piniella said before Jeff Baker's two-run home run with two outs in the ninth inning Thursday helped the Cubs stave off elimination from the National League Central race with a 3-2 victory against the San Francisco Giants. ''Right-handed, left-handed, switch hitter, it doesn't really matter.''