I liked Jeff Brantley when he was a Red, but he has some flaws as an analyst. Brian Baute has taken a look at a recent comment Brantley made about why the Reds wouldn’t make the playoffs, and shredded it:

And a decade ago I might have heard that and wondered if he was right then assumed he knows what he’s talking about (he and the ESPN research department, that is). But now it’s too easy to disprove dumb statements like that.

Aaah, the internet. Gotta love it.