My Cincinnati Reds have won their division for the first time since 1995. They will be playing in the post-season for the first time since 1999 when they faced off against the Mets in a one game playoff for the wild-card slot. They lost.
Their last winning season was 2000, so this year has been an unexpected thrill ride. I assumed the Reds were a season or two away from realistically contending with the Cardinals for the division crown.
I was wrong. The Reds are the divisional champs. The Cards are the d