It’s time for the Cincinnati Reds to get serious. That’s the theme as Jason Linden and I discussed the end of the 2018 season and what the Reds need to do this winter to prove that they are serious about winning. That means acquiring the right pitchers, hiring the right manager, and showing an impatient fan base that they are willing to go “all-in.”

Jason also makes a comment at the end of this podcast that ensures he’ll never be invited back to participate.

Music for this episode provided by Freekbass, a big Reds fan and a friend of Redleg Nation.

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2 Responses

  1. roger garrett

    Yep your right but nobody wants our players cause if they were that good don’t you think other teams would have them.Ever team that hasn’t money to throw away has a window where they can win so they do what have to do to win.They sometimes over pay but they never stand pat such as the Brewers in our division or even the Bucs who went out and got Archer and did in my opinion overpay,We had nobody anybody else wanted.Go through our 8 guys and our pen and who would you want.Teams with money to throw away just do that and make trades anyway just because if it fails they do it again until they get it right.Nobody wants our guys except us.

  2. Jeff Reed

    Maybe deals with the Padres and Mets and every other ML club, but the rebuilds of the Phillies and Braves regarding starting pitching have succeeded while the Red’s starting pitching rebuild has failed.