Originally Posted by Scrap Irony
Wouldn't that mean the Reds have a ton (four of them) of better pitchers against other teams' lesser starters?
You asked why they wouldn't not why they shouldn't. I gave you the reason the Reds are not going to do it. Whether it makes sense or not is another debate. Baseball teams in general like to have their best against the other teams best. We may not like it but that is how decisions are made.