Originally Posted by dougdirt
Why do we need another lefty? We have two already with Marshall and Chapman and Arredondo is better than a lot of LOOGY types in his own right.
Does a lefty closer really count as a lefty?
He is not available for situational matchups. He's only available in the ninth inning when the Reds have a lead, regardless of which side of the plate the opposing batters stand on.