Originally Posted by MWM
I'm tired of the old "we can't afford good players" excuse. Other teams with similar resources as the Reds find a way to make it happen without playing the small market card.
We can't afford some of the free agents out there today because of past mistakes. Griffey, Milton, LaRue, etc.
You can't expect the ownership to take a $20 million dollar bath every year. I think "breaking even" is all you can ask for of an owner. If $75 million is it....then that's that.