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Titanic Struggle Recap

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Other than live sporting events on TV or online, I get my news via Twitter now. Other methods are molasses-slow by comparison. With no local or national televised broadcast of today’s game, that’s the way I first learned the details about Zack Cozart. In retrospect, 140-character messages were the easiest way to absorb the blow. … Continue reading

The Good, The Bad, and The Expected surrounding Tony Cingrani’s 2015 season
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The Good, The Bad, and The Expected surrounding Tony Cingrani’s 2015 season

“To get in there in the end, where the heat is and the adrenaline is pumping, I love it. The adrenaline in the later innings is incredible.” — Tony Cingrani to the Houston Chronicle, May 2011. Back in spring training, the Reds announced Tony Cingrani’s matriculation to the bullpen. Understandably, Cingrani was frustrated with the … Continue reading

Did you hear the one about the bullpen? Of course you did, you’re a Reds fan.
Titanic Struggle Recap

Did you hear the one about the bullpen? Of course you did, you’re a Reds fan.

Final  Cincinnati Reds (22-28) 4 10 2 Philadelphia Phillies (20-33) 5 9 1 W: Papelbon (1-0) L: Cingrani (0-2) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score The Good –After missing his first start since 2013, Johnny Cueto pitched 6 innings of two-run baseball (only one earned). I was in and out a bit during the early innings (three-year-old bedtime … Continue reading