Michigan resident and Redleg Nation member, Tim Brandstetter drove to Lima yesterday for the Reds caravan event and filed this report:
My wife and I made the drive from that state up north, Detroit to be exact, to the caravan stop in Lima, Ohio. We got to the Lima Mall around 30 minutes before [...]
A report from Redleg Nation member Scott Laney about the Columbus event.
Die-hard Reds fans wait outside before the Columbus caravan stop. Photo: Scott Laney
The Columbus stop on the 2013 Reds Caravan was like an injection of mid-July in January. We arrived at Nationwide Arena around 8:45 am for the 10 am start [...]
A report from Columbus from Redleg Nation member Kyle Farmer.
Caravan panel in Columbus. Photo: Kyle Farmer
The Reds Caravan Northern Tour rolled into the Arena District in downtown Columbus for a stop this morning. The doors were scheduled to open at 9 AM for the event and my family arrived a few [...]
Redleg Nation member Wayne Moore provides the first of several reports we are expecting from this morning’s caravan event in the heart of darkness, Columbus, OH (trust me, I’m a Michigan fan). If you want to warm your heart, be sure to read to the very end…
The 2013 Reds Winter Caravan stop in [...]
From a Dayton Dragons press release:
DAYTON, OH —The Dayton Dragons announced their 2012 coaching staff today, as assigned by the Cincinnati Reds.
Manager Delino DeShields, who guided the Dragons to a franchise-record 83 victories in 2011, will return for his second season in Dayton. Hitting coach Alex Pelaez, who helped the offense to [...]
From today’s DDN, some interesting tidbits about Cincinnati’s low-A affiliate, the Dayton Dragons:
A feistier approach is only one way in which DeShields should stand apart from Todd Benzinger, who was not asked back by the Cincinnati Reds after two seasons. Unlike Benzinger, DeShields sees managing in Dayton as a means to an end. [...]
October 19, 1964: Reds Manager Fred Hutchinson resigns his post citing his poor health. His last public appearance had been on his 45th birthday, August 12, of that season where he was presented a 500# birthday cake and gifts. By that time, Hutchinson had lost 25 pounds suffering from cancer. He died on November [...]