This week’s respondents are Nick Kirby, Chris Garber, Clay Marshall, Ashley Davis, and Steve Mancuso. Our Daily Reds Obsession: What should be GM Dick Williams’ #1 priority this off-season? Nick: I think the Reds need to start competing soon, and not only because my patience with the rebuild is wearing out. The Reds need to […]

With the Reds looking up from the bottom of the NL Central standings, fans have spent much of the 2017 season speculating not about the postseason, but about which players would be dealt at the trade deadline. It seemed to be a foregone conclusion that the team would part ways with Zack Cozart, and pitchers […]

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 […]

Final R H E Chicago Cubs (67-57) 13 13 0 Cincinnati Reds (53-73) 9 13 2 W: Rondon (4-1) L: Peralta (3-4) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score The Good –Eugenio Suarez singled and hit two home runs, his 22nd and 23rd of the season, a career high for the young third baseman. It was the […]

Final R H E Cincinnati Reds (52-71) 5 9 0 Atlanta Braves (54-66) 3 8 0 W: Sal Romano (3-5)  L: R.A. Dickey (8-8)  SV: Raisel Iglesias (23) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score | Game Thread | Statcast While no young starting pitcher aside from Luis Castillo has locked themselves into the Reds’ 2018 plans, Sal Romano showed he wants to be […]

As Reds fans, we have our blinders on a little bit. We’re following this team every single day, game to game, inning to inning, pitch to pitch, and it’s pretty easy to get lost in the weeds. Occasionally, it’s good to take a step and try to see the bigger picture. I mean, we all […]

“It’s like watching a pre-season football game.” – Chris Welsh, 6th inning Reds win by an extra point. Cincinnati Reds 11 • Milwaukee Brewers 10 || Box || Play Log || Statcast Homer Bailey made his tenth start tonight and went 5 innings. He threw 102 pitches which matched his high mark of season. It’s the fourth time he’s given up 2 […]

Last week I lamented the lack of humorous material in the Reds’ season of late, yearning for the September call-ups so we could do all sorts of future projections. But then this Wednesday, lo and behold, the MLB goes and announces Players Weekend, complete with nicknames on jerseys. Ask and you shall receive I guess. […]

Final R H E San Diego Padres (50-63) 3 7 1 Cincinnati Reds (47-67) 8 11 0 W: Wojciechowski (3-1) L: Wood (1-1) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score The Good –Asher Wojciechowski pitched five very strong — and scoreless — innings before he ran out of gas. He allowed two homers and three runs in […]

Final R H E San Diego Padres (49-62) 3 8 0 Cincinnati Reds (46-66) 11 8 0 W: Wood (1-4) L: Chacin (11-8) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score The Good –Joey Votto. Lord. He’s out of his mind right now. And with Joey, that’s saying a lot. His post-ASG slump seems like a distant memory now. […]

As the Reds prepare for the rubber game of the three-game weekend set against the Cardinals at Great American Ball Park, we present you with some pre-game nostalgia. Long-time baseball fans remember a day when not every game was televised, and the only way to catch the game live if you weren’t at the ballpark […]

Final R H E Cincinnati Reds (44-64) 0 4 1 Pittsburgh Pirates (52-56) 6 13 0 W: Chad Kuhl (4-7)  L: Sal Romano (2-3) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score | Game Thread | Statcast For only the second time in 10 games against the Pirates this season, the Reds lost tonight. It wasn’t a particularly entertaining game, as Pittsburgh dominated in […]