If you haven’t seen this yet, I thought I’d link it up here. Over at Cincinnati Magazine, I detailed at least ten reasons to be excited about the 2017 Reds:
Baseball is back!
Though for some of you, that should probably read: baseball is back (no exclamation point). I get it. The Cincinnati Reds have lost 192 games the last two years, a boatload of bad baseball.
But hope springs eternal. With the Reds off to a hot start to the 2017 seasonÃ¢â‚¬â€two shutouts in a weekend series in St. Louis? Be still my beating heartÃ¢â‚¬â€IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ve noticed what seems to be a little more optimism among the Reds faithful. And why shouldnÃ¢â‚¬â„¢t there be more optimism? Things are looking up for the olÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ Redlegs, right?
Anyway, thatÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s my story and IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢m sticking to it. IÃ¢â‚¬â„¢m excited about the 2017 version of the Reds. Here are ten reasons why.
Go check out the entire piece, then come back here and let me know what you think.