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Buyers or Sellers?

Does trading away veterans make a team a “seller” or trading prospects make a franchise a “buyer”? Did the 2011 Cincinnati Reds wave the white flag yesterday by trading Jonny Gomes? I... Read More...
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Who Are These Guys?

Redleg Nation is the spouse in a bad marriage screaming, “I don’t know who you are anymore!”  Up and down the lineup, this team looks nothing like the club we fell in love with last year.Ã... Read More...
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Let’s Make A Deal

The Reds insist they remain buyers on the trade deadline market. The Braves are interested in Jonny Gomes. The Reds are interested in Ubaldo Jimenez and James Shields. Frighteningly, rumors have linked the Reds... Read More...
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First “Half” Offense

The Cincinnati Reds rest at the all-star break with the most team runs scored in the National League. The following table summarizes the offensive production at each position for the team and for the National L... Read More...
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Mock Expansion Draft

A few weeks ago, the good folks over at The Platoon Advantage had a fantastic idea: A mock expansion draft, based on the premise that MLB should expand to 32 teams in the near future. They asked the other ESP... Read More...
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Titanic Doubleheader Recap

Let's recap today's titanic struggles.... FINAL -- GAME 1 NY Yankees 4 Cincinnati 2 W: F. Garcia (6-6) L: M. Leake (6-4) S: M. Rivera (19) BOX SCORE FINAL -- GAME 2 NY Yankees 2 Cincinnati 10 W: J. Cueto (5-2... Read More...
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Titanic Struggle Recap: SWEEP!

Let's recap today's titanic struggle.... FINAL Cincinnati 7 Los Angeles 2 W: T. Wood (5-4) L: C. Billingsley (5-6) BOX SCORE POSITIVES --Scott Rolen was 3-5 with two doubles, three RBI, and two runs scored. F... Read More...