[This report was filed from Indianapolis by Nate Dunlevy.]
The Western leg of the Reds caravan swung through Indianapolis, and as always, a good time was had had by all.
I’ve been going to the caravan for a number of years, and this year’s stop was the best crowd in recent memory. The team [...]
Shin-Soo Choo has reportedly signed a seven-year, $130 million contract with the Texas Rangers*:
Free-agent outfielder Shin-Soo Choo has reached agreement on a seven-year, $130 million contract with the Texas Rangers, two baseball sources confirmed to ESPN.com.
Choo was the premier offensive player left on the market after Robinson Cano signed with Seattle and [...]
It got to the point where the Reds had no choice. Dusty Baker had to go.
It was bad enough the Reds limped to the finish line, losing their last five games to settle comfortably in third place. It was bad enough they filled out the last position slot available. But the Reds 6-2 [...]
You can see it every day at Great American Ballpark.
The numbers 1, 5, 8, 10, 11, 13, 18, 20 and 24. Those are the nine numbers officially “retired” by the Cincinnati Reds. The Reds are tied for 5th place among MLB franchises with those nine numbers retired.
Cincinnati retired their first number in [...]
2013 is looking good so far.
Despite injuries to their #1 starter, starting leftfielder and cleanup hitter and catcher, the Reds are thick in the race for the Division as Memorial Day awaits. Their MVP is a Boy Named Choo, Votto is hitting like Votto and Bruce looks like he is in the beginning [...]
Jay Bruce has won the NL Silver Slugger award for outfield, joining Andrew McCutchen and Ryan Braun. Begun in 1980, the Silver Slugger Award is given to the best offensive player in each league at their position. The Reds report:
Major League Baseball on Thursday handed out the Silver Slugger Awards to the top [...]
So, there continue to be reports that Reds pitching coach Bryan Price is a candidate for the vacant Miami Marlins managerial job.
I have a couple of thoughts about these rumors. First, I think Bryan Price would be an excellent manager. He’s certainly an incredible pitching coach, and I’ve heard nothing but high praise [...]