That would be Bob Castellini. Owner. The man in charge. The Boss. The top dog. The big cheese. The head honcho. If that fact’s been forgotten of late, it was driven home once more by Walt Jocketty shortly after the 4:00pm draft deadline passed the other day. No matter what is expected of the Reds’ […]

The Boston Red Sox you knew back in October 2013 are no more. For that matter, the Sox of May 2014 are no more either. They are undergoing an extreme makeover. A face lift, if you will. For starters (pun intended), gone is Jon Lester and John Lachey. Jonny Gomes’ beard left for Oakland. The […]

Final R H E Miami Marlins (56-59) 2 7 0 Cincinnati Reds (59-57) 1 7 0 W: N. Eovaldi (6-6)   L: M. Leake (9-10)    S: S. Cishek (28) Box Score | Stats | Depth Chart | FanGraphs Win Probability   The Good Mike Leake was good tonight. Just not good enough. He pitched 7 innings, […]

Final R H E Cleveland Indians (57-58) 0 5 3 Cincinnati Reds (59-56) 4 8 1 W: H. Bailey (9-5)   L: T.J. House (1-3) Box Score | Stats | Depth Chart | FanGraphs Win Probability Tonight’s recap is courtesy of the Reds Connect Zone behind third base. All hail technology. The Good Todd Fraizer’s play […]

Final R H E Cleveland Indians (57-57) 3 7 0 Cincinnati Reds (58-56) 8 10 0 W: Mat Latos (4-3)   L: D. Salazar (4-5) Box Score | Stats | Depth Chart | FanGraphs Win Probability   The Good Beginning with his three-run blast that knocked paint off the left field foul pole, to the humpback […]

Final R H E Arizona Diamondbacks (47-61) 5 8 0 Cincinnati Reds (53-54) 4 11 0 W: W. Miley (7-7)   L: A. Simon (12-6)   S: A. Reed (26) Box Score | Stats | Depth Chart | FanGraphs Win Probability Watch the beautiful diving catch by Chris Heisey in the top of the 1st inning. […]

Final R H E Arizona Diamondbacks (46-60) 2 8 0 Cincinnati Reds (52-53) 1 6 0 W: O. Perez (1-1)   L: J.J. Hoover (1-8)   S: A. Reed (25) Box Score | Stats | Depth Chart | FanGraphs Win Probability Devin Mesoraco slipped the surly bonds of earth in the 2nd inning. But, after […]

Final R H E Washington Nationals (57-45) 4 5 0 Cincinnati Reds (52-52) 2 7 2 W: D. Fister (10-2)   L: M. Latos (2-3)   S: R. Soriano (25) Box Score | Stats | Depth Chart | FanGraphs Win Probability Mat Latos touched 96 mph in the 1st inning, for those concerned about the status of his […]

Final R H E Washington Nationals (56-45) 0 4 0 Cincinnati Reds (52-51) 1 4 0 W: J. Cueto (11-6)   L: G. Gonzalez (6-6)   S: Chapman (22) Box Score | Stats | Depth Chart | FanGraphs Win Probability [Good] Some beautiful defense, the kind we saw the entire first half of the baseball season—before the […]

Final R H E Washington Nationals (56-44) 4 12 0 Cincinnati Reds (51-51) 1 4 1 W: T. Roark (10-6)   L: A. Simon (12-5)   S: R. Soriano (24) Box Score | Stats | Depth Chart | FanGraphs Win Probability Has Alfredo Simon hit the wall? Is he regressing to the mean? He didn’t have it […]

“If I have ventured wrongly, very well, life corrects me with a penalty. But if I haven’t ventured at all, who can help me then?”    —Kierkegaard The philosopher in all of us is crying out for Walt Jocketty to do something—anything—to deliver us from the evil of another Cardinal coronation come October. Pay any price. […]

Final R H E Pittsburgh Pirates (49-46) 3 5 1 Cincinnati Reds (51-44) 6 9 2 W: J. Cueto (10-6)   L: F. Liriano (1-7)   S: A. Chapman (21) Box Score  |  Stats |  Depth Chart  |  FanGraphs Win Probability The Good Chris Heisey’s hustle all the way into second base on a pop fly to […]