Found July 14, 2012 on Redlegs Review:
We hope you'll enjoy reading these best-case scenario outlooks for the Reds in the second half as much we enjoyed writing them. Well, don't be bashful, dive on in! @RedlegsWriter's best-case scenario: After trailing the surprising Pirates by a game at the break, the Reds burst out of the gates by sweeping the hated Cardinals to start the second half of the season. Coupled with the Brewers taking care of the Pirates, the Reds regain first place. As they breeze through a less than daunting second-half schedule, they never relinquish their hold on the division. Hitters start to get on base in front of Joey Votto as he climbs the leaders boards in home runs and RBI, while sitting atop all of baseball in average to claim his second NL MVP in three years. As icing on the cake, he also breaks Earl Webb’s record of 67 doubles. Mat Latos, Bronson Arroyo, Mike Leake, and Homer Bailey all stay healthy and finish with 3-something ERAs. None of them, and in fact no one in...
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