Bill Lack and I got together again to discuss the Cincinnati Reds. The overarching question: given the managerial and coaching hires, and the reports that the Reds are very active in free agent and trade discussions, are we really seeing a new direction for the Reds, a more aggressive team that is serious about winning […]

Surprise! We already dropped our regular weekly episode, a fun discussion of all things Reds with Freekbass that you won’t want to miss. But since we had some Cincinnati Reds-related Viewer Mail questions that needed to be answered, Jason Linden and I decided to record a special edition of the Redleg Nation Radio podcast. No […]

The Cincinnati Reds’ offseason just keeps getting funkier and funkier, with a complete overhaul of the on-field staff and reports that the Reds are in the mix for a bunch of free agent pitchers. #GetThePitching. Who better to discuss the latest news in Redleg Nation than Reds superfan and musician extraordinaire Freekbass? Back for his […]

We are optimistic again! After a frustrating season, the Reds are making good decision after good decision so far this off-season. This week, the topic of discussion for Jason Linden and me: why Cincinnati’s hiring of Derek Johnson as pitching coach is a great sign for what the Reds have in store for fans this […]

Bill Lack and I discussed the latest news around the Reds, including the hiring of manager David Bell, and two (plus) Reds being named finalists for the Gold Glove. We also welcomed back Matt Klinker, one of our former spotlight players, for a quick update. Klinker played for David Bell for three years in the […]

Jason Linden and I talked about the latest news from the Cincinnati Reds’ ongoing managerial search, then had a little fun answering Viewer Mail. Music for this episode provided by Freekbass, a big Reds fan and a friend of Redleg Nation. http://traffic.libsyn.com/redlegnation/RNR_231.mp3 You can listen to the podcast on this page, with the nifty little […]

In this episode, Jason Linden and I break down the latest news about the Cincinnati Reds. That includes good news about Cincinnati’s top prospect, Nick Senzel, and some bad news as well. Also: the latest on the Reds managerial search, and some encouraging thoughts about the process. Even better: another edition of Viewer Mail! Music […]

The Reds are deep into the process of hiring their next manager, and Bill Lack and I discuss every angle of the ongoing hiring process. We also answered your questions during a segment of “Viewer Mail,” including a comparison of Reds owners past and present. Music for this episode provided by Freekbass, a big Reds […]

It’s time for the Cincinnati Reds to get serious. That’s the theme as Jason Linden and I discussed the end of the 2018 season and what the Reds need to do this winter to prove that they are serious about winning. That means acquiring the right pitchers, hiring the right manager, and showing an impatient […]

Doug Gray and I got together this week to discuss where Nick Senzel and Hunter Greene stand after frustrating seasons for the Reds’ top two prospects. We also talked about which Cincinnati prospects are the most valuable in trade discussions over the upcoming winter, and Doug revealed his Reds minor league players of the year. […]

The Reds are moving their top prospect, Nick Senzel, to the outfield? Jason Linden and I explore the possibilities with that move. Then we checked in on Joey Votto, and tried to put his career in historical context. After answering a listener question (send your questions in mp3 format to chaddotson AT redlegnation DOT com, […]

Bill Lack and I decided to identify the positives from the 2018 Cincinnati Reds season, and there are some, if you can believe it! Unfortunately, we were also forced to address the ongoing Homer Bailey saga…plus a retrospective on the incredible life lived by Burt Reynolds. Music for this episode provided by Freekbass, a big […]