First off, I applaud the argument put forth by Michael Maffie in his post, The Long View on Jay Bruce. Maffie’s statistical analysis likely swayed some of you into thinking Jay Bruce isn’t one of the big problems with this Reds ball club. I’m on the other side of the fence. I believe the Reds […]

Welcome to the second week of Central Intelligence, the column of the happenings around the NL Central (published each Monday morning). ┬áLast week, I gave you a preview of each team. This week, we will roll out the preseason NL Central power rankings, I’ll give you my predictions, the All-NL Central preseason team, and the […]