2014 Reds

Leake slays Giants

Final R H E   Cincinnati Reds  (40-38) 3 10 0   San Francisco Giants  (46-33) 1 5 2   W: Leake (6-6)      L: Vogelsong (5-4)     S: Chapma... Read More...

A Look at Old Crosley

Forty-four years ago yesterday, the Reds played their last game at Crosley Field. Crosley was actually the third Reds ballpark at the corner of Findlay and Western, capping the club's 86+ season run at the site... Read More...

All aTwitter

Shared enlightenment from the Twitterverse this morning, as we revel in the excitement of the Reds winning 9-of-12: Todd Frazier is now one of the Top Ten players in MLB based on FanGraphs' calculation of WA... Read More...

Lots to Like about Jay Bruce

Over at the Enquirer this morning, there is an excellent article on comments Jay Bruce recently made to Trent Rosecrans. Well, article is maybe a stretch, it's actually Bruce's ten-minute long answer to a si... Read More...

Reds call up Carlos Contreras

The Reds have called up relief pitcher Carlos Contreras from AA-Pensicola. Contreras is 23 and a right-handed pitcher. According to Doug Gray: Contreras began the season in the Double-A Pensacola rotation, ... Read More...

Hamilton Is Good

Billy Hamilton is good. Right now, his batting line is: .264/.301/.382. That equates to an 86 wRC+. Below average, but not drastically so. According to FanGraphs, thanks to his base running (+4.4 runs) he... Read More...

Mat Latos returns

You may have heard that Mat Latos is pitching tonight. When the 26-year-old takes the mound in Milwaukee, it will herald his return from a long, strange trip through the nation's health care system. It seems... Read More...

Swinging at Strikes

For every pitch, a batter has to make two decisions: Is the pitch a strike? Should I swing at the pitch? (If the hitter has two strikes on them, it simplifies the equation). Yet pitchers want hitter... Read More...

Votto, Latos leave Bats …

Joey Votto and Mat Latos have left the Louisville Bats according to a report by Cincinnati Enquirer reporter C. Trent Rosecrans. The Louisville Bats tweeted about an hour ago that Votto and Latos were not with ... Read More...