Originally Posted by gedred69
All well and good. But, I am tired of hearing about how a player needs to "improve his defense", ---lame excuse for why Votto wasn't here when he should have been. Or, "he's got a good arm, but he needs to develop another pitch", lame excuse as to why the Reds waited to bring up Homer, instead waiting until his velocity dropped significantly due to a groin strain. These guys could have aquired valuable experience this year. Instead, they will have to get it at the start of '08.
They'll be fine next year. No harm done, frankly.