Just when you think the Reds are on a roll, Ramon Ortiz is scheduled to take the mound tonight.

Keep your fingers crossed for an offensive explosion by the Reds.

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8 Responses

  1. Jim McCullough

    Maybe Ortiz’s nickname should be “Scarecrow.”

    He would be dangerous if he only had a brain.

  2. Brian

    Rain on the scarecrow Blood on the mound

    This team fed a nation This team once made me proud

    And Son I’m just sorry they’re just memories for you now

    Rain on the scarecrow Blood on the mound
    Rain on the scarecrow Blood on the mound
    Rain on the scarecrow Blood on the mound

  3. Tyler

    Have a little fire Scarecrow.

    Everyone is the wicked witch against him.

  4. Red Hot Mama

    Strangers things have happened: the Reds managed to survive Hudson’s start last night.:grin:

  5. Brian

    I could while away the hours, pitching against power
    Hurling like McClain.
    And my arm would be calmer while
    my pitches were like Palmers
    If I only had a brain.