Originally Posted by smith288
The Reds have been given every chance in the world to run away with either the division or th ewild card and have managed to squander each chance with agonizingly bad baseball it seems.
and the reason they haven't taken advantage is ....
they just aren't all that good and neither is the competition. In a normal year the Reds would be at least 10 games out and they would be playing out the string at this point.
Instead the Reds and everyone else each has some large warts that keep them from getting away from .500