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Sacrifice Runs

One of the most striking discoveries of much of the statistical research done in baseball over the last 20 years is that outs are more valuable than bases.  This breakthrough ... means that "sacrifices" are ... Read More...
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Younger and Better

A new strategy for the Reds is percolating.  Let's go with my friend Mike's suggestion and call it "Younger and Better."  The premise is the Reds have several strong players at AAA who may be able to cont... Read More...
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The Hal King Moment

Drew Stubbs' walk off home run last night wasn't the Hal King Moment (HKM) because it couldn't be. On July 1, 1973, Reds catcher Hal King hit a two-out, three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning agains... Read More...