2013 Postseason / 2013 Reds / Editorials

Dusty Baker’s Last Rodeo

Didi and Gogo, those lost souls awaiting the mysterious, never-to-arrive Godot in Samuel Beckett’s absurdist tragicomedy have nothing on Reds’ fans, abandoned for yet another Fall, left out in the playoff cold, waiting for our Godot—Post-season Relevance—to finally bless us with his presence. Now, as the wait goes on for the next manager to be … Continue reading

2014 Reds / Homer Bailey / Reds - General

Trading Homer Bailey

The thunderbolt firing of Dusty Baker marks not the end, but the beginning of a momentous offseason for the Cincinnati Reds. An important part of their decision-making concerns the future of Homer Bailey. Mark Polishuk at MLB Trade Rumors offered one opinion on Monday: “It wouldn’t be shocking” if the Reds traded Homer Bailey to create some payroll space, MLB.com’s Mark Sheldon opines.  … Continue reading

2013 Reds / 2014 Reds / RN Radio

Redleg Nation Radio #96 — Special Edition: Fare Thee Well, Dusty Baker

It’s a special edition of the podcast! Joel Luckhaupt and I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to talk about yesterday’s firing of Reds manager Dusty Baker, why it happened, and whether it was the correct move. We also speculated about what happens next for our Cincinnati Reds. Bryan Price? You can listen with the player … Continue reading