Raisel Iglesias and Aroldis Chapman each gave up three earned runs, as the Reds lost 8-1 on Saturday afternoon to the Oakland A’s. The Reds are now down to 11 more games (12 days) before traveling to Montreal, to play a two game series against the Toronto Blue Jays at Olympic Stadium. Two weeks from […]

I’m going to take a look at the Reds top level minor league depth at seasons end.  Last two weeks I covered the pitchers. This week I’ll look at the catchers and infielders.  This will be more of a who is closest to helping in the majors type of ranking rather than who has the […]

Daniel Corcino filled in brilliantly in his first career MLB start, after Reds scheduled starter Mat Latos was scratched because of a bone bruise. Corcino allowed just two hits in six innings, but it wasn’t enough. The Brewers got a walk-off win off Jumbo Diaz, a big win for a struggling team still fighting for a playoff […]

Final R H E Cleveland Indians (57-57) 3 7 0 Cincinnati Reds (58-56) 8 10 0 W: Mat Latos (4-3)   L: D. Salazar (4-5) Box Score | Stats | Depth Chart | FanGraphs Win Probability   The Good Beginning with his three-run blast that knocked paint off the left field foul pole, to the humpback […]

Final R H E Arizona Diamondbacks (46-60) 2 8 0 Cincinnati Reds (52-53) 1 6 0 W: O. Perez (1-1)   L: J.J. Hoover (1-8)   S: A. Reed (25) Box Score | Stats | Depth Chart | FanGraphs Win Probability Devin Mesoraco slipped the surly bonds of earth in the 2nd inning. But, after […]

Games Played on 8/24/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: 21 year old, left hander, Ismael Guillon, threw 6 innings of no hit baseball for the Dragons. Through 6 innings, he’d only walked one batter. He did walk the final two hitters he faced, as he reached his pitch limit. Guillon has Tommy John surgery […]

Games Played on 7/13/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: 20 year old Billings CFer, Jonathan Reynoso, went 4-5 and hit his first homer of the season. Reynoso’s slash line on the season is .256/.275/.321. Last year in the Arizona League it was .311/.328/.411. Reynoso is a free agent signing from the Dominican Republic. AAA […]

Games Played on 06/25/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Dayton LF Jesse Winker: He went 3 for 4 with a 2B and a SB. AAA Charlotte 3 – Louisville 0 Mike Hessman and Kris Negron each doubled to provide two of the Bat’s three hits on the night. Armando Galarraga got the loss as […]

Games Played on 06/17/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville 3B Henry Rodriguez: He went went 2 for 4 with a 2B. AAA Durham 16 – Louisville 3 Henry Rodriguez went 2 for 4 with a 2B. Kris Negron went 2 for 3. Chris Heisey went 2 for 4. Corky Miller walked twice. Pedro […]

Games Played on 06/11/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Dayton SS Zach Vincej: He went 2 for 5 with a 3B and a 2B. AAA Louisville 8 – Durham 5 Kris Negron went 1 for 2 with a HR and 2 BB. Mike Hessman went 2 for 4. Neftali Soto blasted a grand slam […]

Minor League Player of the Day: 2011’s 30th round pick, Dayton’s Joe Terry, went 4-5 with 2 doubles while driving in 3 runs. Terry was recently sent back to Dayton from Bakersfield, where he was struggling. He played most of 2012 in Dayton, where he hit .255/.310/.383. AAA Louisville 6 – Gwinett 5 The Bats […]

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 […]