Something constructive to take your mind off the NLCS and the Baker extension: The 2013 contract status for the players on the 2012 Reds major league roster and the initial payroll situation. 2013 CONTRACT STATUS Signed – team control, agreed salary amount (2012 > 2013) Joey Votto ($9.5 m > $17 m) Brandon Phillips ($12 m […]

Games Played on 08/12/12 Minor League Player of the Day: Pensacola SS Billy Hamilton: He went 3 for 4 with a 3B, a BB, and 3 SB. AAA Gwinnett 5 – Louisville 2 Didi Gregorius went 2 for 3 with a BB. Felix Perez went 2 for 4. Corky Miller doubled. Todd Redmond, 3.54 ERA, […]

From John Fay: Masset did not get news he wanted. MRI showed strain in shoulder capsule is not fully healed. Can’t resume throwing So, what do you think this means for Simon, Hoover, Chapman, etc? Could this be more serious than originally thought? Bill LackI’ve been a Reds fan since the late ’60’s, with my […]

Let’s recap today’s titanic struggle… FINAL CINCINNATI – 2 CHICAGO – 0 WP: J. Cueto (1-0) LP: R. Dempster (1-4) S: F. Cordero (6) BOX SCORE POSITIVES – Johnny Cueto looked great in his first start of the season.  Cueto pitched 6 scoreless innings, walking only 1 and giving up 5 hits.  He struck out […]

Let’s recap today’s titanic struggle… FINAL Cincinnati – 5 Chicago – 4 WP: E. Volquez (3-1) LP: M. Garza (1-4) S: F. Cordero (5) Box Score POSITIVES – Jay Bruce hit a huge homerun in the 4th inning that gave the Reds a 3-1 lead.  Bruce now has 7 homeruns on the year.  He’s awesome! […]