The Cincinnati Reds are not alone in suffering through the 2022 season. So far, four other teams have already met or passed this key measure of a dismal campaign: the Detroit Tigers, the Oakland Athletics, the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Washington Nationals.
But our home team in recent years has been racking up 90-loss seasons at a much faster pace than at any other time in the Reds’ 141-year history. The team now has had 19 seasons where it lost 90 or more games. But five of those seasons ‒ 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and now 2022 ‒ have been in the last decade.
Here are some stats to put this Reds season into context.