Is your team struggling with a losing record? Are they saddled with numerous injuries to their bullpen? Do they face a rugged schedule over the next few weeks? Are you trying to conduct a fundraising drive for a sports blog during a losing streak by the team it covers?
If you answered yes to three out of four of these questions, you must be a Cincinnati Reds fan, probably suffering from lingering Off-Seasonal Affective Disorder.
Here’s a remedy for what ails you: Pictures of Aroldis Chapman throwing and running at Great American Ball Park today. Enjoy!
Steve grew up in Cincinnati as a die-hard fan of Sparky’s Big Red Machine. After 25 years living outside of Ohio, mostly in Ann Arbor, he returned to the Queen City in 2004. He has resumed a first-person love affair with the Cincinnati Reds and is a season ticket holder at Great American Ball Park. The only place to find Steve’s thoughts of more than 140 characters is Redleg Nation. Follow his tweets @spmancuso.