The fact is not one position player had a "career" year in 2013, except maybe Choo. A lot of the guys who had off years are in the 26-28 yr age and could be due for a breakout season. Even a guy like Cozart could surprise people. I'm excited for this season. The Reds have a better chance of winning with homegrown talent like Frazier, mesoraco, and Cozart than chasing after free agents, or trading away starting pitching.
Really most if the moves I see suggested are for guys that very well may not be better than the guys we already have. Let's see who steps up and who doesn't and go from there with questions answered instead of guessing before hand and perhaps guessing wrong.
Last edited by Old school 1983; 02-04-2014 at 08:44 AM.
Count me on board the homegrown train. I love guys like Frazier, Hamilton and Cozart (though I'm not as optimistic about him). I also really, really want to keep Bailey.
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The Reds actually have a chance to be better but if that chance were any slimmer it would be translucent. That chance is everyone taking a better approach to the plate. If that doesn't happen expect pain.
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