Re: Giancarlo-Cruz Michael Stanton is a strong, strong man
Originally Posted by RedFanAlways1966
YES. Chapman... hell no. The lack of good arms has contributed to the lack of pennants on the Great American walls/poles much more than bats. The taste of a 10-8 loss still lingers in my mouth. I guess after too many of those defeats (10+ years?) it will take some time to eliminate that after-taste. Each time Chapman takes the mound it is like a strong Altoids mint helping to eliminate that nasty taste.
The Reds teams of the lost decade couldn't field, hit or pitch.
Chapman would have been a curiosity on those teams much like Dunn....
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