Found March 05, 2013 on Redlegs Review:
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It's day two of our eight-part series of Reds predictions. Yesterday, we talked hitting and offense. Today we do a 180 and discuss fielding and defense. There's plenty of great gloves comprising the Reds defense, but who will be the best in 2013, according to the Redlegs Review staff? Our pick for the 2013 Reds Defensive MVP goes to: Brandon Phillips @RedlegsWriter: This was a runaway decision again. Phillips has been a walking web gem for many years now. He narrowly missed out on his fourth Gold Glove in 2012, losing it to Cubs second baseman Darwin Barney who set an NL record and tied the AL record with 141 consecutive games without an error. Enjoy it while it lasts, Barney, because I fully expect Phillips to hoist the trophy again in 2013. Both Dusty Baker and Phillips felt his flashy style may have cost him votes. That's dumb, if true. Keep doing your thing BP. He committed just five errors in 637 chances last year, but stats don't tell...
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