I don’t think Joel cared for the acquisition of Tony Womack. Neither do I, and he summed up my feelings perfectly.
Shawn says it seriously damages the credibility of the front office, and Blade says it makes you long for the days of Rich Aurilia. Don’t worry, Blade, looks like Aurilia is probably going to return to Cincinnati next season.
This team is out of control.
Blame Chad for creating this mess.
Chad launched Redleg Nation in February 2005, and has been writing about the Reds ever since. His first book, “The Big 50: The Men and Moments That Made the Cincinnati Reds” is now available in bookstores and online, at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and wherever fine books are sold. You can also find Chad’s musings about the Cincinnati Reds in the pages of Cincinnati Magazine.
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