And that last reason was why Andre Ethier used his bat to vent his frustration in the dugout after lining out to the Athletics' Ike Davis Tuesday night.
And, as always, there was the soothing voice of Vin Scully to turn the big leaguer's tantrum into a calming perspective.
"Get it out, son." ~ Vin Scully pic.twitter.com/drLUloeSDV— Vin Scully (@VinScullyTweet) July 29, 2015
And after you put those bats back on the rack Andre, how about we go for some ice cream?