Originally Posted by SteelSD
Sounds like a short burst of respectable baseball followed by long-term regression to the mean.
Hmn. Never seen that before.
Can't suit you, can I? Knowing that no one here would agree that the Reds could have hung in this thing ALL season long, I chose a word that I thought would "soften" the impact of what I was suggesting: that the Reds could have made some moves to at least give them a chance.