Cincinnati Reds second baseman Scooter Gennett, who has missed 3 months with a groin injury, will go on a rehab assignment with the Daytona Tortugas.
The Nationals and Reds open a 3 game weekend series Friday night. This is the first meeting between the clubs in 2019 and should be very competitive
Robert Stephenson was placed on the injured list on Friday in a flurry of moves that also included the Cincinnati Reds acquiring RJ Alaniz on waivers.
Statcast has another new toy for baseball fans to play with: pitch movement leaderboards. How do Cincinnati Reds pitchers fare in the new metrics?
With three bullpen implosions in the past week, maybe it's worth considering whether David Bell has been economical enough with his relievers.
The Reds were hoping to finish off a winning week against the two best teams in the National League, but they had to settle for a 3-3 homestand. The Reds batters could not figure out Hyun-Jin Ryu, as he lowered his ERA to 1.52 after seven shutout innings against the Reds. Tanner Roark gave the Reds five solid innings, but the Reds bullpen had a rare poor performance, allowing six earned runs over four innings.