Named the preeminent National League rookie by players in 2012, the 27-year-old Frazier went 0-for-4 with three strikeouts against New York.
Batting a hideous .224 with six homers and 27 RBI, the New Jersey Little League icon has whiffed 44 times in 43 games this spring.
Despite Frazier’s failures at the plate, Cincinnati is 27-18 and still seriously contending in the central division.
Starring on the Toms River team that overwhelmed Japan 12-9 to win the 1998 Little League World Series, Frazier has dominated on the diamond since preadolescence.
As one of the brightest youngster’s in baseball, expect Todd Frazier to regain royalty in “The Queen City” and help the Reds compete for their sixth World Series title in franchise history this autumn.by