Games Played on 5/22/2013
Minor League Player of the Day: Jesse Winker (.313/.416/.537) hit a go-ahead 2-run homerun in the bottom of the 8th inning for the Dayton Dragons. Winker was named the Midwest League Player of the Week for the week ending May 19th.
AAA Louisville had the day off. Manny Parra [...]
Minor League Player of the Day: Michael Dennhardt, RHP for the Bakersfield Blaze, made his first professional start and threw 5 innings, allowing only an unearned run. He only gave up 4 hits and didn’t walk a batter. The 22 year old Dennhardt was the Reds 32nd round pick in 2011 and spent most [...]
Games Played on 5/16/2013
Minor League Player of the Day: Jesse Winker went 2-for-4 with a three run homerun and two runs scored.
AAA Charlotte 4 – Louisville 1
Chad Reineke (3-3, 4.10 ERA) allowed 4 runs on 8 hits and 3 walks over 5.1 innings. Clay Hensley worked 1.2 perfect relief innings, [...]
Games Played on 05/13/13
Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville 3B Neftali Soto: He went 4 for 5 with a SB.
Buffalo 5 – Louisville 4
Neftali Soto went 4 for 5 with a SB. Billy Hamilton went 3 for 5 with 2 SB. Henry Rodriguez went 2 for 4 with a [...]
[View this as a companion (like minds!) with Chad's excellent post about the Reds closer's role in a historical context. If you're tired of reading how the Reds are under-utilizing Aroldis Chapman, avert your eyes. Warning: this post does involve the use of the advanced metrics of Innings Pitched and Sarcasm.]
Since Opening Day, the Cincinnati Reds [...]
The off-day seems like a reasonable time to take a detailed look at where the Reds stand with one-sixth of the 2013 season in the record books. Sample sizes remain too small to offer meaningful extrapolation forward, but we can certainly make comparisons of the situation now to that of a month ago. And [...]
Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle….
FINAL — 10 innings Chicago Cubs 4 Cincinnati 2 W: C. Marmol (2-1) L: M. Parra (0-1) S: K. Gregg (1) BOX SCORE
POSITIVES –In his second major league start, Tony Cingrani put together another fine outing: seven innings, two runs allowed, on five hits, nine strikeouts, no walks. [...]