I like Tom Verducci. I think he's a great writer and a good guy. We shook hands at the Jorge Posada honoring at the Joe Torre Gala last November. He had no idea who I was and I really don't care. The point is, it's nice to see these guys once in a while.He wrote a piece about the shift in baseball in good oldSports Illustrated. You know, that annoying move of defense that prepares the opponent so there are literally 3 guys on the right side of 2nd base and 1 shortstop, who's actually the 3rd baseman, and literally no one on the left side of the infield. Sometimes even the outfield shifts too.Teams do it to maximize their chances to get big hitters out who normally hit to the right side, like, all the time. Tom writes:"I recently asked a veteran major league hitting coach what can be...

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