“Homer Bailey. A down home Texan. He drives a diesel pickup truck. They tell me he wears boots and a cowboy hat. Spends his free time hunting. One of the things he hunts is wild boar. He misses inside. 2 and 0 the count to Uribe. Homer chases the wild boars, cuts the tusks [...]
[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 [...]
[This report was filed by Maria Schwartzman, a native of Columbus, IN and a resident of Bloomington since August 2013. She attended the Bloomington stop of the West Tour.]
Bloomington, Indiana, is a town known much more for basketball than any other sport (even with the Indiana University baseball team going all the way to [...]
As crushing as last season’s postseason loss to the Giants was, I wrote that Dusty Baker deserved to be rehired. Not that he was necessarily the best guy for the job, only that he’d earned his return with 97 wins in a season when Votto’s knee and Madson’s elbow had shredded.
In the aftermath [...]
Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle….
FINAL Pittsburgh 4 Cincinnati 1 W: A. Burnett (10-11) L: H. Bailey (11-12) S: J. Grilli (33) BOX SCORE
POSITIVES –The only positive: 40,107 Reds fans showed up to cheer loudly for their favorite baseball team.
–Okay, one more positive: Joey Votto went 2-4. Votto has now reached base [...]
VOTTO… Time to rattle the SABR cages again, I suppose. But yesterday was another example why some of us believe he has had a subpar season. A chance to give the Reds the lead passed him by. in the 8th, when the Mets dissed him by not walking him with a base open [...]
A lot of news from the Reds on their off day yesterday.
– First off was this captain obvious story: Jocketty wants to re-sign Choo next season. The article takes the angle of Choo’s enthusiasm in playing for a playoff contender and Jocketty definitely wanting to retain the Reds excellent leadoff hitter.