When the Cincinnati Reds entered the 1990 World Series, they were heavy underdogs going up against the reigning World Series champion Oakland Athletics.
The 91-71 Reds took the National League Championship Series in six games from the Pittsburgh Pirates, setting up a David versus Goliath matchup against the three-time American League champions. A's.
Oakland may have had the Bash Brothers, but Cincinnati had the Nasty Boys.
As Reds fans know, the series was over before it