Bobby Valentine’s Slap of Matt Albers Could Be Setting Dangerous Precedent for Red Sox Pitchers (Video)

Bobby Valentine wants results from his pitching staff. On Friday, he visited Matt Albers on the mound to make sure he got those results. The mound visit ended with Bobby V slapping Albers before heading back to the dugout.

Albers responded with a three-pitch strikeout, so NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette is a little worried about whether or not this new technique might stick. It might be more trouble than it’s worth.

See more in the video above.

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