It’s an early August Sunday afternoon and the Cincinnati Reds are attempting to sweep their new rivals to the throne, the surprising Pirates. The Elias Sports Bureau says that Cincinnati’s 22 wins in 25 games is a hot streak of historic proportions, one that even Johnny, Tony, Joe & Pete never crafted, a run [...]
Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle….
FINAL San Diego 11 Cincinnati 5 W: E. Volquez (7-7) L: M. Leake (4-7) BOX SCORE
POSITIVES –NL Co-Player of the Week Drew Stubbs homered in the first inning. Stubbs’ hot hitting continues, as he went 2-5 with an RBI and two runs scored.
–Jay Bruce went 2-3 with [...]
The red-hot Cincinnati Reds have won ten games in a row…all without Joey Votto. Insane, right? Well, when was the last time the Reds won eleven straight games?
Yep, a win today would put the Reds into territory that hasn’t been charted by a Reds team for fifty-five years. The Big Red Machine [...]
Baseball season is approaching at light speed. In just a bit more than three weeks, the Reds will open the season against Miami. Correspondingly, we’re getting to the end of these previews. My plan was to discuss third at this point in the series as I figured by now we would know how healthy [...]
Let me lead off by letting you all know that the starting third baseman for the 2034 Reds was born Thursday morning. Everybody is happy and healthy and home. Thanks very much for all the kind wishes on the last post. Now, down to business…
At this point, we’ve dispensed with the easy part [...]
We’ve been bad. We’ve been petty. Okay, we’ve been downright unreasonable. We’ve called you names. Joke-etty. Mr. Crickets. We admit it.
You came to Cincinnati with some serious baseball bona fides, but in this day of Show Me What You’ve Won For Me Lately—that wasn’t enough. You came preaching patience, all the [...]
I’m not sure if you’ve heard or not, but the Reds made a pretty big trade over the weekend, and people disagree strongly on the question of whether or not it was a good deal. Some people don’t think Mat Latos is good enough to merit the cost the Reds paid to acquire him, [...]