Starting the Filthy Five
2017 Reds

Starting the Filthy Five

I’m sorry, you don’t trade Johnny Cueto, Mike Leake, Jay Bruce, Todd Frazier, Aroldis Chapman and Brandon Phillips and then give us Scott Feldman. But that’s what happened Monday when Bryan Price announced Feldman would take the mound for the Reds on Opening Day. Major league baseball teams choose Opening Day starters in advance for … Continue reading

Dilson Herrera (shoulder), Cody Reed (predictability) & Joey Votto (defense)
2017 Reds / 2017 Spring Training

Dilson Herrera (shoulder), Cody Reed (predictability) & Joey Votto (defense)

There are several Reds-related items worth reading today, so I thought I’d collect them into one post here for your convenience. You can thank me later. First, Zach Buchanan has an update on Dilson Herrera’s shoulder: Second baseman Dilson Herrera and right-hander Nick Travieso are both working back from shoulder ailments, but there’s no hard … Continue reading

Titanic Spring Recap: Welcome back, Cincinnati Reds baseball!
2017 Reds / 2017 Spring Training / Titanic Struggle Recap

Titanic Spring Recap: Welcome back, Cincinnati Reds baseball!

Final R H E Cincinnati Reds (0-1) 4 8 0 San Francisco Giants (1-0) 6 12 1 W: Ramirez (1-0) L: Shackelford (0-1) Box Score The Good –The weather was good, the crowd was big, there was excitement in the air. Baseball has returned. Specifically: the Cincinnati Reds were back on the field, playing their first Cactus … Continue reading