Re: Majors' best catching combo, LaRue, Valentin try for reprise (1/18)
Originally Posted by harangatang
The lack of true leadership is something the Reds have lacked since Barry Larkin left and with LaRue stepping up it will make the Reds at least somewhat better.
I think the lack of true pitching probably had alot more to do with it.
Leadership is overrated when a team is ranked dead last in pitching year after year.
Softness had nothing to do with it.
"Opening Day.... Pfffft! We get all excited, thinking they're gonna have some kinda great year....Same thing over and over. Disappointment. What time do you want me to come over?" - My Dad. Opening Day 2012.