Originally Posted by Falls City Beer
I have no doubt they'll sit on what they have and continue to founder in a crummy division for years to come. While the Cardinals or Brewers get starters they can pencil in as 3-4 WAR starters.
It's a formula they've mastered for 20 years.
The Reds competed up until 1996, so the 20 years is hyperbole.
The formula the Reds used from 1996 to 2008 is completely different than the one that they are using now. And it shows.