I wouldn't. That makes it a challenge to overcome!
Just like how I'll only be equipped with a couple low-level Pokemon, because Mr. Awesome McBadass Powerfist is temporarily out of the picture.
Though, the odds were stacked too much in our favor, and I realized that the only element of awesome that I could control was Mewtwo. Hence why he had to go for a bit. We needed to level the playing field.
Besides, picking on Giovanni was starting to become a huge joke, and he needed a victory to maintain his reputation.