Originally Posted by JaxRed
We just lost Chattanooga after a 20 year run, because the owner felt he was being mistreated by Reds ownership. Part of that was star players not being at their level for a while.
Really, though -- it's not like moving from Chattanooga to Zebulon makes a whit of difference from a player-development standpoint. Similarly, if Dayton kicked Cincy to the curb as a parent affiliate, life would go on for both the Reds and Dayton.