Shawn notes that Anderson Machado has been activated from the DL. Thankfully, he’ll be going to Louisville.
Marc has some information on Thomas Pauly’s surgery, including a quote from Doc Hollywood.
Red Hot Mama discusses why the phrase “titanic struggle” is all too appropriate when it comes to this year’s version of the Reds.
JD presents Hal McCoy’s “Whopper of a Column.” I’ll have more on this later, since it demonstrates everything that’s wrong about this franchise. I never thought I’d see McCoy get something this right, but he did.
Joel mentioned this in a comment below, but here’s his link that says the Reds offense “still ain’t the problem.”
Hey, the Reds lost to the Braves thirty years ago, too!
Blame Chad for creating this mess.
Chad launched Redleg Nation in February 2005, and has been writing about the Reds ever since. His first book, “The Big 50: The Men and Moments That Made the Cincinnati Reds” is now available in bookstores and online, at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and wherever fine books are sold. You can also find Chad’s musings about the Cincinnati Reds in the pages of Cincinnati Magazine.
You can email Chad at firstname.lastname@example.org.