Irregularly Scheduled Rain Delay: Welcome to Draft Day
2017 Reds / Regularly Scheduled Rain Delay

Irregularly Scheduled Rain Delay: Welcome to Draft Day

I love the MLB Draft, which is a weird sentence to write because the MLB Draft is universally regarded as the most anti-climactic of all the professional sports drafts. It’s just reading names that will likely never amount to much of anything and putting them in the clutches of organization they will probably never play … Continue reading

Core Piece or Tradable Asset?
2017 Reds

Core Piece or Tradable Asset?

Acquired at the trade deadline from the San Francisco Giants on July 31, 2015 (along with right-handed pitcher Keury Mella) in a trade for pitcher Mike Leake, Louisville native and former Louisville Cardinal Adam Duvall spent most all of 2016 entrenched as the Reds everyday left fielder and clean-up hitter.  Add to that an All Star selection, … Continue reading

Phillip Ervin: The Journey
2017 Reds

Phillip Ervin: The Journey

On Friday afternoon, the Reds recalled OF Phillip Ervin from AAA Louisville. If you’ve been following the Reds and their minor league system, or read Redleg Nation regularly, you’ve likely heard Ervin’s name pop multiple times. Check out multiple pieces by Doug Gray (who also took the great photo accompanying this article!) and an article by Grant … Continue reading