The High Cost of Bad Math
2015 Reds

The High Cost of Bad Math

The Arizona Diamondbacks made two major moves this offseason by signing Zack Greinke to the most lucrative contract in baseball history (based on average annual value) and acquiring Shelby Miller from the Braves. The rest of the baseball world immediately panned these deals. Ken Rosenthal (FoxSports) wrote: “The contract is insane, everyone knows it’s insane, … Continue reading

2015 in review
2015 Reds

2015 in review

It’s not as good as Steve’s “Year in Review” post, but the WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this little ol’ website. Here’s an excerpt: About 1,000,000 people visit the Seattle Space Needle every year. This blog was viewed about 3,300,000 times in 2015. If it were the Space Needle, it … Continue reading

Reds invite Winker, Ervin, Travieso, and others to major league camp
2015 Reds / Spring Training

Reds invite Winker, Ervin, Travieso, and others to major league camp

Camp opens Feb. 18 when pitchers and catchers report. Position players report five days later. Here’s the full list of who the Reds invited to big league camp today: Pitchers Tim Adleman, Drew Hayes, Cody Reed, Layne Somsen, Nick Travieso, and Zack Weiss. Position players Alex Blandino, Carlton Daal, Phillip Ervin, Joe Hudson, Chad Wallach, … Continue reading