Re: Reds seeing green in ticket sales
The economy is improving a little, and fans are looking for any sign of hope... even if it's a 21 year old Cuban that has never thrown a ML pitch. I went from attending 10-15 games a year from 2000-2007, down to only 2 games each of the past 2 seasons with 2 of those games being Opening Day. Put a better product on the field and give fans a reason to believe and the attendance will go up... Moves like Taveras and Lincoln don't exactly do that for ya!
I know a lot of people are talking about his on-base percentage (.308 in 2008), but I like to think more in terms of him his in-scoring position percentage. - Our Beloved Manager