Re: Griffey Jr Traded to the White Sox (Pending Griffey Approval)
Originally Posted by RichRed
It's definitely Griffey's fault the Reds have been bad for a decade.
I think it's just as ridiculous to absolve Griffey from all blame (his contract handcuffed the team for years, not to mention his injuries) as it is to put all blame on him. It's my belief the Reds would have done better without him--and no one was more thrilled than me when "the trade" happened.
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