Originally Posted by Beantown Bronco
Same here. This is far more fitting in the kneel down discussion. It doesn't apply here, where they actually ran a play and went with the odds. If you're stuck on baseball analogies, maybe bunting with a guy on base and no outs vs swinging away would be a better analogy.
I'd say that call was more like asking Cecil Fielder to bunt with nobody on, using his speed to get on base and seal the game.