Originally written on Redlegs Review  |  Last updated 11/20/14
Reds pitcher Mike Leake went on the air with Lance McCallister of 700 WLW Tuesday night and proceeded to share some insight on went wrong toward the end of Dusty Baker's tenure. Although Baker led Cincinnati to three postseason appearances in four years, the Reds faltered in the first round each time, and they especially flamed out toward the end of this most recent campaign. Baker was accused of being too friendly, not fiery enough, and above all, unable to inspire and motivate his players to play as a team. Leake echoed those sentiments in his interview with McCallister: wow...and wow...how about Leake on issues with this team? #Reds — Lance McAlister (@LanceMcAlister) October 22, 2013 Leake said was tough for Dusty to be demanding because he wanted to be liked by everyone. #Reds — Lance McAlister (@LanceMcAlister) October 22, 2013 Leake said there were some guys doing things their own way and without much fire. #Reds — Lance McAlister (@LanceMcAlister) October 22, 2013 L...
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  • Reds players needed no spark to play great baseball,but they as a whole sucked,they took a dive,they got their pay and went home they couldn't care,but dusty was a friend to them instead of a boss, New manager I hope will be stronger,and call out players that are screwing up,and continue to do stupid stuff,also please give votto,and brandon some base running lessons,they are the worst since sabo wondered the bases.The Reds needed someone to kick butt I'm afraid Price will not be the one.
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