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Ramon Hernandez

From ESPN magazine (Jan 26) issue: K Korner says: The Reds think Ramon Hernandez, whom they acquired from the Orioles in December, is their solution at catcher. Dusty Baker values defense behind the plate, whi... Read More...
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Is this an option?

From Ken Rosenthal: The Reds, thwarted in their attempts to land a right-handed hitting outfielder, could pursue free-agent outfielder Luis Gonzalez as a less expensive left-handed hitting option. Gonzalez, 4... Read More...
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On Clogging The Bases

Over at Redleg Stats Blog, bluzer has noticed something: Originally I thought the whole base-clogging thing was overblown, but consider that every major-league position player the Reds have acquired since Dusty... Read More...
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Hairston on Hairston

Trent Rosecrans is, as usual, doing the best reporting about the Reds. Today, he interviewed Jerry Hairston, Jr.. Key stuff: --He came back to the Reds out of loyalty to the organization for giving him a sh... Read More...
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Reds Sign Aaron Fultz

Not much going on, other than this: The Reds signed veteran left-handed reliever Aaron Fultz to a Minor League contract this weekend. The deal, according to an industry source, came with an invitation to big l... Read More...
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Pitching, Pitching, Pitching

Everyone needs more pitching, no question. I'm not sure how the Reds are going to score any runs next year, but I'm not necessarily averse to seeking more pitching. And neither is GM Walt Jocketty. First, there... Read More...
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Short hops

--The Reds will be looking for a big right-handed bat in the off-season, evidently. Matt Holliday and Magglio Ordonez are names mentioned that might be available in trade, but I can't see either of those happe... Read More...
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Dusty Baker on Corey Patterson

Submitted without comment: Dusty Baker finally had enough. When players on the Astros asked him about his daughter dating Corey Patterson, he felt the need to publicly address the issue. Baker has heard the ru... Read More...