The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It's been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt, and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. This field, this game, is a part of our past, Ray. It reminds us of all that once was good, and it could be again.
This is probably my favorite quote about the game. Of course this is just a small part of a long speech, but it really rings true for those of us wh... [More]
Well we are over 450 posts on the old thread so I decided we needed a new one.
First off please continue to share you most memorable sports moments on this thread. It's been very good conversation and I enjoy being reminded of some that I had forgotten or hearing of some that I did not get to experience.
Secondly, I thought it might be fun for us to come up with some bold predictions for the upcoming season before Spring Training officially starts. We can then updat... [More]
Spring training is right around the corner, and while it may seem like we've beat every subject in the world to death this not so off-season, we all keep talking, which means a new thread is certainly in order.
The Reds have been busy these past months putting together a contending team, but we haven't been alone - nearly everyone in the division has made strides as well, which should make this upcoming season an entertaining one. Today, let's look at what the 2012 season may have in st... [More]