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The 2012 Cincinnati Reds Have All the Makings of a World Series Champion

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AP Photo/Alan Diaz The Cincinnati Reds look primed to win the World Series this year. They have all the making of one of those rare seasons. Young guys have stepped up greatly, veterans are producing, and they sit on an 11 game lead in the N.L Central. Can they win the World Series?¬†They have a […]

Is Reds’ Aroldis Chapman the Best Closer in the MLB?

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Joe Robbins/Getty Images Aroldis Chapman has had an unbelievable season for a closer. He has gone 5-5 with a miniscule 1.60 ERA and 119 strikeouts. And, he has only pitched 67.2 innings. His strikeouts-per-nine-innings is 15.8. That would mean that if he were to start, he would strike out more than half the batters he […]

What Are the Pittsburgh Pirates’ Chances of Making the Playoffs?

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Justin K. Aller/Getty Images Before the season started, did you think the Pittsburgh Pirates could possibly make the playoffs this season? Not me. This is one of the things I love most about the game of baseball. The league is so balanced that any team can emerge onto the scene at any time and any […]