Originally written on Redlegs Review  |  Last updated 11/18/14
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Don't be fooled by the team's hot play as of late. Veteran Scott Rolen knows there's a long way still to go. Let me first begin by saying that I consider myself to be as optimistic as they come. That is, I choose to look at the glass half-full and always opt to look at things in a positive light. With that in mind, I also consider myself to be relatively realistic as well. I'm not so blinded by my own biases and opinions that I can't take a step back and view the big picture objectively. So, as the Reds continue to win and make a mockery of National League opponents it had me asking this very question: is their recent surge of winning too good to be true? Could it be possible that their recent success may be misleading of how good they actually are? Well, yes and no. It's hard to argue against what they've done recently. The NL Central leaders have won 21 of 24 games entering Saturday night and 13 of 14 overall. They currently boast the best record in the majors and own a 4.5 ...
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