One thing to consider is that Babe Ruth never got to bat against Eric Milton.
Speed gets tired.
Does Chris Hammond have a World Series ring from 1990 and does he let Griffey look at it?
Sometimes speed gets mud in its cleats.
Could Babe Ruth strike out Barry Bonds?
All too often, speed swings at a bad pitch and walks slowly back to the dugout.
The Reds are four players away from the pennant.
Unfortunately, those four players are on the Reds.