The Reds-Cubs game tonight has been cancelled due to rain. The two teams have scheduled a split doublheader on Saturday, May 19th at 1:10 and 7:10 PM. It was an interesting move not to try to play tomorrow, as there is little chance of rain most of the day. I am not entirely sure who […]

The Cincinnati Reds (53-74) will try to avoid being swept at GABP to the Chicago Cubs (68-57) tonight at 7:10. The Reds pitching has allowed 22 runs through the first two games. The Reds will send rookie Sal Romano to the mound tonight. Starting Pitchers PITCHERS IP K/9 BB/9 ERA FIP fWAR Sal Romano 45.2 […]

The Cincinnati Reds (53-73) are coming off a bullpen implosion last night to the Chicago Cubs (67-57). The Reds blew leads of 3-0 and 6-3 as the bullpen allowed all 13 runs after Homer Bailey exited early with an injury. The Reds offense continued to hold up their end of the bargain, as they have […]

The Cincinnati Reds (53-72) are back home tonight at 7:10 PM against the first place Chicago Cubs (66-57). The Reds got a much needed day off yesterday after opening the month with games in 20 straight days. The Reds had a pretty solid road trip, going 5-5 against the Brewers, Cubs, and Braves. The Cubs […]

The Cincinnati Reds (50-71) will try to leave Wrigley Field with a series split against the Chicago Cubs (63-56). The two teams square off in the series finale today at 2:20 PM. The Reds had a big comeback last night, but still fell short 7-6¬†on a walk-off, wild-pitch in the bottom of the 9th. The […]

The Cincinnati Reds (50-70) are coming off an exciting 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs (62-56) last night behind a terrific start from Luis Castillo. The two teams will play game 3 of 4 this evening at 8:05 PM. The Cubs lead in the NL Central is now down to 1.5 games over both the […]

So…..things didn’t so well last night. The Cincinnati Reds (49-70) will try it again against the first place Chicago Cubs (62-55), tonight at 8:05. The Reds fell 15-5 in a wild game last night that featured the debut of Scooter Gennett, pitcher. The goods news for the Reds is that they have Luis Castillo on […]

The Cincinnati Reds (49-69) will kick off a four game series at Wrigley Field against the first place Chicago Cubs (61-55). The Reds are coming off two straight losses in Milwaukee. The Cubs had looked like they had finally kicked it into gear when they started the second half 13-3, but they are just 4-7 […]

The wind blowing out at Wrigley Field + Bronson Arroyo is not a great combo. The Reds lost their fourth straight game this evening, and have now fallen back down to .500. Arroyo struggled over five innings, and his relief, Blake Wood, struggled even more. The Reds offense did their part, hitting three home runs […]

The Cincinnati Reds (9-9) will try to avoid being swept by the Chicago Cubs (10-7) at Great American Ballpark today at 1:10. The Reds are trying to avoid falling below .500 for the first time since Opening Day. The Reds started the season 7-2. They are now 2-7 since, and trail the Cubs by 1.5 […]

A season ago, the Cubs lead the MLB in walks with 656 on their way to winning the World Series. Pitchers simply have to throw strikes to the Cubs, or they will take walks all day long. Pitchers cannot get by with tempting pitches outside of the zone very often. The first seven pitches that […]

The Cincinnati Reds (9-8) will host the Chicago Cubs (9-7) today at 1:10. The Reds lost a heartbreak last night, 6-5 in 11 innings. The Reds have now lost six of their last eight games. The Reds have now fallen to second place in the NL Central, a half game behind the Cubs. Starting Pitchers […]