The value of players
Money stuff

The value of players

Several Cincinnati Reds players — Joey Votto, Homer Bailey and Brandon Phillips — have multiyear agreements that are often mentioned as examples of bad contracts for the team. How could Joey Votto be worth $25 million to the Reds in 2018, or Bailey worth $21 million? Brandon Phillips surely can’t provide $13 million in value … Continue reading

Happy Homer Bailey Day
2015 Reds

Happy Homer Bailey Day

Homer Bailey will take the mound at Busch Stadium this afternoon (2:15 p.m. start). Bailey underwent season-ending surgery last September for a flexor mass strain. His recovery has remained on schedule and the tall Texan has been pain-free during his rehab starts. With one exception (cough, cough, former Cardinal), the Reds starting pitcher has been outstanding. … Continue reading