Regularly Scheduled Rain Delay: The Myth of the Shredded Baseball Player
2017 Reds / Regularly Scheduled Rain Delay

Regularly Scheduled Rain Delay: The Myth of the Shredded Baseball Player

A few days ago, Michael Baumann wrote an article for the Ringer titled “Even in America, Eric Thames is God” that includes a number of perfect sentences but none more perfect than this one: “Thames is absolutely shredded. He’s got thighs for forearms and pecs the size of José Altuve’s head. He looks like the … Continue reading

No mere Garrett
Titanic Struggle Recap

No mere Garrett

Nothing matters other than Amir Garrett’s performance. His FIP was -0.10. (That’s a minus sign.) Cincinnati Reds 0 • Baltimore Orioles 2 || MLB || FG || Statcast The rookie left-hander threw seven innings, striking out 12 Orioles and walking just one. Garrett gave up seven hits, all but one were singles. He didn’t throw a wild pitch or hit a batter. Garrett … Continue reading

Reds vs. Orioles – April 19, 2017
Game Thread

Reds vs. Orioles – April 19, 2017

Just a reminder: We’re still accepting questions for tomorrow night’s ‘Seventh Inning Stretch’ liveshow. Either leave them here in the comments, comment on Facebook, or tweet at us at either @JordanBarhorst or @RedlegNation. — The Reds had another great offensive showing last night in their series-opening win against the Baltimore Orioles. Be sure to catch up … Continue reading