Homer Bailey takes the mound as the Reds hope to slow down the offensive firepower of the Rockies and earn a series win. Billy Hamilton returns to lead-off Bryan Price’s batting order. Skip Schumaker is playing right field. Zack Cozart gets a day off and Ramon Santiago takes his place.
Steve grew up in Cincinnati as a die-hard fan of Sparky’s Big Red Machine. After 25 years living outside of Ohio, mostly in Ann Arbor, he returned to the Queen City in 2004. He has resumed a first-person love affair with the Cincinnati Reds and is a season ticket holder at Great American Ball Park. The only place to find Steve’s thoughts of more than 140 characters is Redleg Nation. Follow his tweets @spmancuso.