Originally Posted by Kingspoint
Foster over Rose? I know Foster had a lot of homeruns that year, but the Defense of Rose, the hustle, the OBP and OPS, and the switch-hitting abilities and, of course, the leadoff abilities all serve to have him batting 1st in any REDS' lineup followed, of course, by Morgan and his nearly .500 OBP.
With the exception of switch-hitting, that's why I have Eric Davis in there.
Plus, it's hard to ignore 52 home runs.