The Reds are stuck in neutral. Their transmission is slipping upon acceleration, making for a loud, turbulent ride.
Many hypothesize that once the proper pieces are installed, the machine will function as normal and the Reds will motor back to the top of the NL Central.
That remains to be seen. Until then, all we can do is talk about who is currently pitching in.
Here are the top 10 Reds performers after Week 7.
All stats courtesy of ESPN.com