Joey Votto arrives in Goodyear, ready to begin another good year (video)
2017 Reds / 2017 Spring Training

Joey Votto arrives in Goodyear, ready to begin another good year (video)

Reds first baseman Joey Votto reported to spring training in Goodyear, Arizona, today, and a crowd immediately assembled to ask questions and just bask in his presence. Mark Sheldon and Zach Buchanan wrote about it, and here are some video highlights: Asked Joey Votto if he thinks his game is becoming more valued as analytics … Continue reading

Why not us?
2017 Reds

Why not us?

Every year there is a team that vastly outperforms preseason projections, and either makes the MLB postseason, or pushes the envelope into September. Last season, it was the Baltimore Orioles. They were projected by PECOTA to win 72 games. The O’s ended up winning 89 games (+17), and played in the wild card game. 2015 … Continue reading