2013 Reds / Opening Day / Reds - General

Waiting for Ludwick

This year marks the 60th anniversary of Samuel Beckett’s iconic play¬†Waiting for Godot.¬†The two main characters, Vladimir and Estragon, pass their time waiting for the appearance of a man named Godot, whom neither has actually met. Godot, of course, never arrives. Interpretations of the play vary. Beckett himself was evasive about its symbolism. On its … Continue reading

2013 Reds

Redleg Nation 2013 Season Preview: The Bench

The Bench 2012 Slash Line*: .235/.286/.347 2013 Projection: .250/.310/.380 2012 WAR: -0.2 2012 WAR/600 PA: -0.1 2013 Best Guess WAR/600 PA: 1.0 Projected Difference: +1.1/600 PA *The 2012 bench for the purposes of the above calculations was: Chris Heisey, Scott Rolen, Xavier Paul, Miguel Cairo, Wilson Valdez, Mike Costanzo, Henry Rodriguez, Didi Gregorius, Willie Harris, … Continue reading