The Specialness of Opening Day

Opening Day. Opening Day is one game, at one place and at the Sanctuary City of Baseball on the banks of the Ohio River. To Reds fans and the City of Cincinnati, Opening Day is close to sacred. This is nothin... Read More...
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RN 2012 Preview: Catcher

Okay, enough of this one player per preview nonsense. At catcher, we will finally be forced to deal with a position where multiple players should see significant time. Before I begin, I want to preface this pr... Read More...
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So long, Ramon Hernandez

Ramon Hernandez is now a former Red. Clutch Man Monie has signed a two-year deal with Colorado. That ends a pretty good three-year tenure for Hernandez behind the plate in Cincinnati. I'm not surprised Ramon ... Read More...
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I’ve Got Another Puzzle For You

I don’t know about you, but I feel like Charlie Bucket, standing outside the chocolate factory, wondering what confection is being fashioned inside.  Or perhaps I'm feeling more like one o... Read More...
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Detention Lecture

What went wrong in 2011? (Okay, what didn't go wrong?) This is a week or two old, but I hadn't had a chance to link to it yet. Our friend Mo Egger has given the Reds a detention lecture: Where do we begin? L... Read More...
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What is the plan?

One of the themes of Redleg Nation prior to 2010 was that the organization often appeared to be drifting, with no plan as to how to return to glory. After a lost 2011, following an off-season in which Cincinnat... Read More...