By Matt Monagan

Spring Training is less than a month away! Let us keep you company until the first pitcher-and-catcher workouts on Feb. 18 with a team-by-team countdown of reasons to get excited for the 2016 MLB season. Today: The Cincinnati Reds.

Being good at baseball is important to playing in the Major Leagues. But do you know what’s just as and maybe even more important? Being really, really cool.

Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips knows something about being cool. He even put together his own MLB Swag Team back in 2013. Three years later means things can only have gotten swaggier.

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