Originally Posted by BluegrassRedleg
One reason for that is, with the exception of Votto, none of them are legit 2-3-4-5 hole MLB hitters.
and they never will be until the Reds spend the money and get the guys they need. If the Reds drafted well enough then maybe it wouldn't be a money issue but they don't. If what you have in the major league right now is the best you have to offer then it isn't good enough.