If you haven’t seen this yet, I thought I’d link it up here. Over at Cincinnati Magazine, I detailed at least ten reasons to be excited about the 2017 Reds:
Baseball is back!
Though for some of you, that should probably read: baseball is back (no exclamation point). I get it. The Cincinnati Reds have lost 192 games the last two years, a boatload of bad baseball.
But hope springs eternal. With the Reds off to a hot start to the 2017 season—two shutouts in a weekend series in St. Louis? Be still my beating heart—I’ve noticed what seems to be a little more optimism among the Reds faithful. And why shouldn’t there be more optimism? Things are looking up for the ol’ Redlegs, right?
Anyway, that’s my story and I’m sticking to it. I’m excited about the 2017 version of the Reds. Here are ten reasons why.
Go check out the entire piece, then come back here and let me know what you think.
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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