For games played on June 8, 2013 Minor League Player of the Day: Reds 2011 first round pick, Robert Stephenson, lowered his ERA to 2.97 with 7 shutout innings, allowing only 3 hits and striking out 8. In his last 6 starts, he’s thrown 38.2 innings, allowing only 4 earned runs on 19 hits and […]

Games Played on 6/6/2013

2013 Draft: With three selections in the first two rounds yesterday, the Reds selected
— 1st round – CF Phillip Ervin, Samford University
— 1A round – RHP/OF Michael Lorenzen, Cal-State Fullerton
— 2nd round – 3B Kevin Franklin, Gahr High School (CA)

Draft rounds 3-10 continue today, beginning at 12:30pm ET. The final 30 rounds of the draft will conclude on Saturday, beginning at 1:00pm ET.

Minor League Player of the Day: Lee Hyde pitched in both games of a double header, combining for 3 shutout innings. Hyde picked up a hold with one inning of perfect relief in game 1. He earned a two inning save in pitching the final two innings of game 2.

AAA
Norfolk 9 – Louisville 3

It was a rough night in Louisville for starting pitcher Daniel Corcino. In 4.2 innings, he allowed 5 runs, 10 hits, walked 2 and struck out 3. In his first game back from suspension, Jose Arredondo allowed 4 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks in 1.2 innings. Corky Miller pitched a perfect 8th AND 9th innings to save the bullpen. It’s his second relief appearance of the year.

Emmanuel Burriss (4-for-4, 2B, R, RBI) had four of the Bats 10 hits. Denis Phipps and Kristopher Negron had two hits each.

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Minor League Player of the Day: Marquez Smith (Bakersfield Blaze) was a perfect 4-4 at the dish with 2 singles, a double, a homerun, 2 runs scored, and 5 runs batted in.  The homerun was his 6th of the season, a 2-run shot in the 1st inning. AAA Toledo 3 – Louisville 2 Henry Rodriguez […]

Games Played on 05/28/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Pensacola SP Chad Rogers: He got the win as he went 6 IP and allowed 0 R on 2 H and 3 BB with 3 K. He also doubled. AAA Louisville 5 – Columbus 2 Mike Hessman went 2 for 4 with a HR. Emmanuel […]

Games Played on 05/26/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Pensacola RF Bryson Smith: He went 2 for 4 with a 2B and a BB. AAA Pawtucket 5 – Louisville 0 Denis Phipps went 2 for 3 with a BB. Kristopher Negron went 1 for 3 with a BB. Neftali Soto doubled. Pedro Villarreal got […]

Games Played on 05/21/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville 1B Mike Hessman: He went 3 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. AAA Louisville 6 – Gwinnett 2 Mike Hessman went 3 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. Billy Hamilton went 1 for 4 with a BB and a SB. […]

Games Played on 05/14/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville C Nevin Ashley: He went 4 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. AAA Louisville 8 – Charlotte 7 Nevin Ashley went 4 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. Emmanuel Burriss went 3 for 5. Felix Perez went 2 for 5 […]

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 […]

Games Played on 05/07/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville OF Denis Phipps: He went 2 for 4 with 2 2B. AAA Louisville 6 – Lehigh Valley 4 Denis Phipps went 2 for 4 with 2 2B. Neftali Soto went 2 for 4 with a BB. Ryan Hanigan went 1 for 2 with a […]

Minor League Player of the Day: Marquez Smith (Bakersfield Blaze) went 3-4 with a homerun, run scored, and 2 RBI.  More on Smith in our High A recap below. AAA Buffalo 4 – Louisville 3; Final 11 Emmanuel Burriss, Felix Perez, and Henry Rodriguez had 2 hits each in the Bats loss.  One of Perez’s […]

Games Played on 04/29/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville 3B Neftali Soto: He went 4 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. AAA Louisville 6 – Lehigh Valley 2 Neftali Soto went 4 for 4 with a HR and a 2B. Felix Perez went 2 for 4 with a 2B. Kris Negron […]

Games Played on 04/23/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Louisville 2B Henry Rodriguez: He went 3 for 4. AAA Louisville 3 – Gwinnett 2 Henry Rodriguez went 3 for 4. Felix Perez went 2 for 3 with a 2B and a BB. Jason Donald went 2 for 4. Mike Hessman doubled. Pedro Villarreal got […]