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The NL Central is being hotly contested by the Reds, Pirates and Cardinals.
Although currently third in the division and holding onto the second spot in the wild-card race, the Reds will come back to win the division.
Sure, the Cardinals only have one team left on their schedule with a winning record in the Nationals and they also just completed a sweep of the Pirates.
But before this latest three-game series, the Cardinals were struggling, having lost seven of their last 11 games. The Reds, on the other hand, are the hottest team in the division, having won seven of their last 10 games.
With Chicago, Milwaukee and Houston in their next nine games on tap, the Reds can make a huge leap in the standings and take over the division lead.
Cincinnati finishes the season playing six of nine against the Pirates, which will be a tough test. But with a veteran-laden team, along with having the X-factor in Billy Hamilton for late-game situations, the Reds are clicking at the right time.