Hot Starts, Cold Finishes

For the first decade of the 21st Century, the Cincinnati Reds were not a successful baseball team. They played no postseason games; they won zero division titles; and they finished above .500 only once. In h... Read More...

Goodyear bound

I'm leaving today for Goodyear, flying from Cincinnati to Phoenix via Minneapolis. It'll be my first time back in Arizona for spring training since 2010, the Reds maiden year in the Cactus League. 2010 turne... Read More...

A Grievous Omission

Friends, I have to ask your forgiveness. You see, last week, I provided a post that claimed to be a list of all the players both FanGraphs and Baseball-Reference agreed were worth at least 5.0 WAR on Reds teams... Read More...

In Defense of The Closer

With a bolstered cadre of arms, bullpen management has become a hot topic in the Nation. How should Rasiel Iglesias be used to limit his risk of injury? What about Michael Lorenzen? Is Tony Cingrani the closer?... Read More...