Re: Is it OK to call it a choke and still be proud of them?
Originally Posted by oneupper
Choke yes. Historic? Hardly.
And yes, the 2012 REDS were a team to be proud of. Over-achievers in some respects, and adversity beaters in others. The division was theirs with surprising ease.
Overall, a good year. We'll get over this bad ending soon enough.
It would be nice to get another shot next year.
Failing to win 1 of 3 at home is historic in the NL, never been done. Historic in baseball, second time ever.
Attended 1976 World Series in my Mother's Womb. Attended 1990 World Series Game 2 as a 13 year old. Want to take my son to a a World Series Game in Cincinnati in my lifetime.