Originally Posted by Homer Bailey
They were never a good team. Their "run" was a pure product of luck, and as many of us predicted, their luck has run out.
However, the Reds luck still hasn't turned around, so I've been nothing but dead wrong about them.
I think to call it all luck is to take something away from the players that busted their butt the first half of the season. I knew just as many did that they'd come back to earth. But I don't think that takes away from the level of surprise they supplied all of baseball with the last 3-4 months.