Originally Posted by Sea Ray
So basically you're saying that it's OK with you if we remove him from the team while we're in a pennant race. I understand that it's important to get him into the rotation and all but I don't think it's worth jeopardizing our playoff chances. Those only come around once every ten yrs or so around here
If one believes the benefit of having him start outweighs having him close, then yes, you remove him from the team for a few weeks or a month.
Second, I reject the premise that the Reds organization is currently a team that makes the playoffs 1 in 10 years going forward.