Defending Adam Dunn

On Adam Dunn

I have received more criticism in the seven seasons Redleg Nation has been in business over my undying loyalty to Adam Dunn than any other topic. Many of you will choose to ignore this post; another significant portion of you may choose to follow the link for its schadenfreude value. Anyway, I really enjoyed this … Continue reading

1990 Reds / 2010 Reds / Barry Larkin: Hall of Famer / Big Red Machine / Bring Barry Back! / Defending Adam Dunn / Reds - General

Playing Favorites

We all have our favorites. Ask any Reds fan about their favorite player, and you’ll get a bunch of different answers, for a bunch of different reasons. Here at the Nation, I’ve written about my favorite current Reds a number of times. At the top of that list is probably Bronson Arroyo, because it’s just … Continue reading

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Ratings and Rankings: Walt Jocketty, Dusty Baker, and Sabermetrics

How much can one player add to a team? I read the other day at the website of baseball stats legend Bill James that Albert Pujols‘s value to the Cardinals is that the… “Cardinals start out six-eight games over .500 because of Pujols. Everybody else has to make it up somehow. “ James now works … Continue reading