The Cincinnati Reds are currently in a battle for the best record in baseball. Soon, however, they will find themselves in a battle for immortality as they strive to cap off their season by accomplishing every athletes' dream—capturing a world championship.
The Reds seem poised and in excellent position of earning an invite to the World Series. They have proven all season long that they are a force to be reckoned with and are now showing everyone that they are the team to beat in the NL.
You heard me right. They are a force to be reckoned with and the top team in the NL.
Let's analyze eight reasons why the Cincinnati Reds will be representing the National League in the 2012 World Series.