There will be a baseball game this afternoon. Someone – either the Cincinnati Reds (27-41) or the Houston Astros (32-36) – will win. Afterward, someone on this site will give stellar insight and analysis of the game. Other sites will do their same, tired schtick. But the real news today, of course, is the major-league […]

NOTE: The game is being broadcast for free at MLB.com. Let’s welcome Shin-Soo Choo back to the lineup today. The Reds’ lead-off hitter had been held out of a few games due to a sore quadricep muscle. Choo will hit in the DH slot, but not play in the OF. Ryan Hanigan remains sidelined with […]

The Reds play the Kansas City Royals in today’s Spring Training matchup in Goodyear, AZ. For what it’s worth (and it’s worth nothing), the Royals are still undefeated in Cactus League games this spring. Homer the Lion Killer┬áreturns to figuratively slaying humans in his second start of 2013. In his first start, he threw 15 […]