2012 Reds

Joey Votto update

John Fay just reported an interview with JoeyMVP this afternoon. In it, Votto says his recovery is going well and that it won’t be too much longer. Joey Votto can’t put a specific date on his return, but he sounded pleased with his progress. “I don’t know,” Votto said. “But I’ve come a long way. … Continue reading

2012 Reds / Titanic Struggle Recap

Titanic Struggle Recap: I’m just kinda glad that one’s over

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL — 11 innings Cincinnati 3 Philadelphia 4 W: Valdes (3-2) L: Simon (2-2) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –No player had more than one hit, but check out Ryan Hanigan’s line: 0-1, 3 walks. That guy is an OBP machine. On the year: .292 batting average, .384 on-base percentage. –Todd Frazier … Continue reading

2012 Reds / Reds - General / Titanic Struggle Recap

Titanic Struggle Recap: Redmond, Bullpen, Defense doom Reds in Nightcap

Let’s recap today’s titanic struggle… FINAL Cincinnati Reds 7 Stupid Chicago Cubs 9 WP:  Raley (1-2, 7.63 ERA) LP:  Redmond (0-1, 10.80 ERA) S: Marmol Boxscore POSITIVES • The Reds (73-48) mounted a strong comeback from a six-run deficit. The split of the doubleheader leaves them 6.5 games ahead of the Irates and 7.5 ahead of the … Continue reading

2012 Reds / Reds - General / Titanic Struggle Recap

Titanic Struggle Recap: Reds vs. Cubs, Game One (8.18.12)

Let’s recap today’s titanic struggle… FINAL Cincinnati Reds 5 Stupid Chicago Cubs 3 WP: Cueto (16-6, 2.44 ERA) LP: Samardzija (8-11, 4.17 ERA) S: Chapman (29) Boxscore POSITIVES • The Reds won their second game in a row, moving their record to 73-47. They are 26 games above .500 for the first time this season. For a few hours, they’ll … Continue reading