The #Reds have signed RHP Jared Hughes to a 2-year deal with a club option for 2020. Welcome to Reds Country, @locatejared! — Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) December 26, 2017 Hughes is 32. He pitched 6 years for the Pirates, who released Hughes prior to the 2017 season. Milwaukee picked up Hughes who made 67 […]

Narratives separated by eight months: February 2017: The Reds finished 68-94 last season, fifth place in the National League Central division. The club’s starting rotation enters 2017 with considerable uncertainty: (1) veteran pitcher who didn’t pitch until June, but who started every turn afterward; (2) quality veteran who was injured last season, hopes to return […]

Final R H E Cincinnati Reds (67-94) 3 10 2 Chicago Cubs (92-69) 1 3 0 W: McGuire (1-1) L: Lackey (12-12) S: Iglesias (28) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score The Good –The Reds won. –In winning, they beat the Cubs. –Joey Votto set a new record for the Reds for times on base. It […]

Well, it’s October and the Reds (67-94) are still playing baseball! After another frustrating season for the ol’ Redlegs, game 162 is here. Even in another 90-loss year, it’s always a little sad when the baseball season comes to an end. And while it’s been a frustrating campaign at times, there have certainly been some […]

The Short Version: In the penultimate game of the 2017 season, the Reds laid yet another egg. Please let this season end soon. Please? Final R H E Cincinnati Reds (67-94) 0 8 1 Chicago Cubs (92-69) 9 10 0 W: Lester (13-8) L: Stephens (2-1) FanGraphs Win Probability | Box Score The Good –The […]

Here’s how one sharpie sees the Reds’ 2018 prospects: “This review by a sportsbook looks ahead to the Reds 2018 season with some of the longest odds to win the NL Pennant (upwards of 100/1) and the World Series (upwards of 200/1). Every year, certain teams vastly exceed expectations (think 2017 Twins), but one common bond […]

The Cincinnati Reds (66-90) will start their final road trip of 2017 tonight at 7:40 PM against the Milwaukee Brewers (82-74). The Reds have lost six straight games (3 of those games by just 1 run), and would like to end 2017 strong. The Brewers are currently playing for their playoff life, as they trail […]

The Short Version: Reds waste Scooter Gennett’s fourth grand slam of the season — and perfect relief work by the home team — and allow the Red Sox to come back for a 5-4 win. Final R H E Boston Red Sox (89-64) 5 6 0 Cincinnati Reds (66-88) 4 9 1 W: Porcello (11-17) […]

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. […]

The Short Version: Robert Stephenson pitched six innings of one-hit, shutout ball, and the Reds played longball in the sixth inning — with home runs by Eugenio Suarez and Scooter Gennett — to secure a series sweep over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Final R H E Pittsburgh Pirates (68-82) 2 3 0 Cincinnati Reds (66-84) 5 […]

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 […]

Tonight the Reds (62-82) return to the Central division pennant race in the first of a three game series versus the 2nd place Cardinals (75-68) in St Louis. Back from the living dead, the Cardinals find themselves just 2 games in arrears to the division leading Cubbies and 3.5 games behind the second NL wildcard […]