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The NY Times examines the baseball renaissance in Cincy

No wonder people talk about the Big Red Machine of the 1970s and live with the ancient glory of having fielded the first professional baseball team back in 1869.

“I respect the people who came before me,” Votto said on the phone the other day. “It means a lot to play for the original team.”