Joey Votto hopes to crown 2020 with great sporting achievements | Abbie Parr / .
It has been quite a difficult year due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Every goal accomplished should be a source of pride. Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto believes that winning the 2020 World Series would be special amid the coronavirus, which has been the main obstacle to developing any kind of activity in the world.
“I firmly believe that any team that wins the World Series, even in a short season, will get full credit and be able to enjoy it,” Votto told Jayson Stark of .. “The more I think about winning it this year, the more I think it’s worth it.”
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The six-time All Star recognized that there will be a different motivating factor to win this season. “I think it would be even more enjoyable,” said the Canadian. “These championships are associated with cities. It would be great to win it for yours in a year like this.”
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Votto has seen the Reds make the playoffs only three times in his 13-year career. The 2010 National League MVP played in nine postseason games, so reaching the decisive stages would be a reward for his career.