Originally Posted by Reds Fanatic
While I agree they have a team built for the future it is dangerous assuming you are going to be back in the postseason. A lot can happen from year to year and a lot of teams that thought they would be back for another run are not back for years. Except for these teams that can spend their way into the postseason other teams have a smaller margin for error and you never know what is going to happen.
Exactly, the Cards and the Cubs are a few big purchases away from sending the Reds home before the playoffs every year.