Practically an understatement. The way these guys have played this year, they could play in lawn chairs and still beat 3/4 of the NL. It's like playing McGyver.Real test awaits Reds
By Hal McCoy
Dayton Daily News
So, Cincinnati Reds fans, allow yourself some premature exuberation, then hunker down for this week's reality check.
The Atlanta Braves are coming, after winning six of their last seven games and wearing a name tag that says, "Legitimate First-Place Team."
Half the team on the DL? No problem, we'll just go back to the workbench and make a new lineup from innertubes and paperclips.