A series of minor transactions were announced by the Reds today, beginning with pitcher Luke Farrell, who has been claimed by the Chicago Cubs off waivers: RHP Luke Farrell has been claimed off waivers by the Cubs. The #Reds 40-man roster is currently at 36 players. — Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) October 4, 2017 The Reds […]

Final R H E St. Louis Cardinals (79-72) 9 11 0 Cincinnati Reds (66-86) 2 6 0 W: Luke Weaver (7-1)  L: Rookie Davis (1-3) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score | Game Thread | Statcast On Tuesday, rookie Jackson Stephens hit a wall when facing the St. Louis Cardinals lineup for the second time. It was déjà vu on Wednesday night. […]

A minor league pitcher named Deck calling off a bunch of major league position players from fielding a pop-up, only to drop it, is an apt summary of the Reds performance tonight. Also that the same Deck was the Reds best pitcher. No trouble tonight telling which team was still in contention and which one […]

Final R H E Cincinnati Reds (61-80) 2 6 0 New York Mets (61-79) 7 11 0 W: Harvey (5-4) L: Mahle (0-2) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score The Good –Not much to say here, as this was a lackluster base ball contest. Scott Schebler had two hits, including a double. Phillip Ervin walked […]

The Reds look to make it 2 straight over the Mets tonight in the middle game of the current series between the teams at GABP. A Reds win tonight would also assure them of a winning record for the month of  August. It would be not only their first winning month of the 2017 season […]

Final R H E New York Mets (57-74) 4 10 3 Cincinnati Reds (56-76) 14 15 0 W: Romano (4-5) L: Flexen (3-3) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score The Good –Great first inning for the Redlegs set the tone for the evening. The Mets scored one in the top half, and Zack Cozart got […]

Holy cow. Another game against the Cubs tomorrow. Cincinnati Reds 3 • Chicago Cubs 9 || Box || Play Log || Statcast Asher Wojciechowski has been much better as a reliever than he has been a starter. The issue, a common one for pitchers, has been his lack of success with hitters the second and third time through lineups. A 30-second glance at […]

The news that so many of you clamored for has arrived: Reds DFA Blake Wood, option Phillip Ervin. Call up Luke Farrell and Alejandro Chacin — Zach Buchanan (@ZHBuchanan) August 23, 2017 After his disastrous outing last night, and a ten day stretch that saw him surrender 14 runs in his last 3.2 innings of […]

A few weeks ago at a social gathering filled with awkward small talk and eventual exhaustion, I was forced to make conversation with a group of people, only one of whom I knew beforehand. Where the situation could have so easily turned to the weather or music tastes or staring at your shoes during the […]

Playoffs Pensacola defeated the Mississippi Braves 6-5 in the first game of a best of five Southern League Division playoff series.  They unfortunately then lost three straight games to the Braves (5-0, 9-2, and 4-2) and are now eliminated from the Southern League playoffs. Billings swept the Great Falls Voyagers two games to none (7-3 […]

We’ve got about 4 weeks left in the Minor League season and 3 weeks until the Major League rosters can expand for September call ups.  Hopefully service time issues won’t affect who we’ll get to see called up.  Getting to see some of these prospects we’ve been hearing and reading about is about all we […]

The Reds are on a bit of a roll and have Anthony DeSclafani back in the rotation now.  The bullpen is about to get a boost as Michael Lorenzen and Raisel Iglesias are due to return from their rehab assignments next week.  We also just had Jose Peraza called up to replace an injured Jordan […]