I can’t imagine why, but Jason Linden is already talking about 2017. Doesn’t he know that the 2016 season isn’t over yet? Plus — and I haven’t looked at the standings lately — I’m pretty sure the Reds still have a chance to sneak into the playoffs this year.
Anyway, Jason’s latest piece over at Cincinnati Magazine is about next year:
Maybe it isnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t all the way over yet, but we can pretty much call curtains on the 2016 Reds season. If youÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve been paying attention, you know IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve been keeping an eye on 2017 all year. This year, after all, was about next year from the very start.
So now that weÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve reached the end, what can we hope for next year? And I mean hope. Going into a long, baseball-free winter, I want to think about the best-case scenario. So here it isÃ¢â‚¬Â¦
Okay, here’s the question: What’s the best-case scenario for the Cincinnati Reds in 2017?