Originally Posted by WVRedsFan
Welsh is right. Votto set two all time season records for a Reds player and deserves kudos. The problem is that once you get past Bruce, who's going to get he and Choo in? Ludwick is normally that guy, but he's still trying to get up to speed. Truth is, even banking on guys like Luddy and the outcasts won't do it. And money is short.
I wonder what else could have done between Phillips, Bruce and Ludwick. The Frazier, Cozart, catcher bloc was a burden.