Originally Posted by Reds/Flyers Fan
In a way, this is the beginnings of the playoff stretch. The Reds have a chance to possibly knock the Cardinals out of the playoffs. With the way the Cards are playing and with their October history, does anyone really want to see them in a week or two?
The Reds could have done something about that this week.
The Reds could sweep the Cards and still open with them in the playoffs. There is nothing the Reds can do about that. When you lose in the playoffs you go home and your season is over. This is nothing close to that.