For games played on June 15, 2013 Minor League Player of the Day: 24 year old, Travis Mattair, went 3-4 with 2 doubles and drove in a run. Mattair was the 2nd round pick of the Phillies in 2007. He came to the Reds organization before the 2012 season and played last season in Bakersfield […]

Games Played on 06/10/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville CF Billy Hamilton: He went 3 for 5 with a 2B and a 2 SB (37). AAA Durham 5 – Louisville 2 Billy Hamilton went 3 for 5 with a 2B and a 2 SB (37). Neftali Soto and Kristopher Negron each doubled. Pedro […]

Games Played on 5/23/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: There were a lot of hits (mostly singles) and a couple of good starter pitcher performances last night, but I’m going to go with the frequently unsung bullpen heroes for today’s MLPotD. Pat Doyle pitched 3 shutout innings over the 8th, 9th, and 10th innings […]

Minor League Player of the Day: Seth Mejias-Brean (Dayton) 3-5, 1 HR, 1 Double, 2 Runs, 2 RBI AAA Charlotte 4 – Louisville 2 Corky Miller went 2-4 with a single, double, and 2 runs batted in. The 2 hits bumped his AAA average up to .184 on the season.  Emmanuel Burriss went 3-4 with […]

Games played on May 11, 2013 Minor League Player of the Day: 21 year old, Kyle Waldrop, outfield of the Bakersfield Blaze, went 3-4 with 2 homers (his 6th and 7th) and had a walk. Waldrop was the 12th round pick in 2010 from Riverdale HS in Ft. Myers, Florida. Waldrop is off to a […]

For Games played on May 5, 2013: Minor League Player of the Day: Pensacola RH starter, Tim Crabbe, threw 7 innings of 4 hit baseball, walking 1 and striking out 6. The 25 year old Crabbe was the Reds 14th round pick in ’09. He’s off to a strong start in his second stint at […]

Games Played on 04/29/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville 3B Neftali Soto: He went 4 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. AAA Louisville 6 – Lehigh Valley 2 Neftali Soto went 4 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. Felix Perez went 2 for 4 with a 2B. Kris Negron […]

Games Played on 4/24/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: Marquez Smith went 3-for-5 with a triple, a homerun, two RBI and two runs scored. AAA Gwinnett 7 – Louisville 3 Sean Marshall made a rehab appearance, pitching the first shutout inning on 2 hits, no walks, and 2 strikeouts. Daniel Corcino (0-4, 10.29 ERA) […]

Games Played on 4/18/2013 Minor League Players of the Day: Several noteworthy performances. Louisville outfielder Felix Perez was 2-for-5 with a walkoff homerun in extra innings. Pensacola scored 8 times in the 8th inning. Donald Lutz was a homerun shy of the cycle and scored twice in the 8th inning. Dragons starter Drew Cisco struck […]

For Games played on 4/13: Minor League Player of the Day: Blue Wahoo starter, Chad Rogers, threw 6 very strong innings, allowing only 1 run on 2 hits, while walking 0 and striking out 2. Rogers was the Reds 28th round pick in 2010 and split time between Bakersfield and Pensacola last season. In 21 […]

Games Played on 4/10/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: Carlos Contreras went 5.2 innings, allowing just 1 run on 5 hits. He struck out 8 and walked zero. AAA Columbus 5 – Louisville 0 The loss was hung on Armando Galarraga (1-1, 2.53 ERA), who allowed 3 runs (2 earned) over 5.2 innings. Galarraga […]

For games played 4/6/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: 2010’s 6th round pick, Andrew Cisco, picked up his first win and continued where he left off at Billings last season. He threw 6 innings, allowing only 3 hits and a walk, while striking out 8. The run came on a solo homer. AAA Louisville […]