Reds avoid being swept by Rangers behind Jesse Winker's resurgent hitting and a nice outing by Sonny Gray.
The Cincinnati Reds try to avoid a three game sweep against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on Sunday, June 9, 2019.
A breakdown of perceived velocity, a Statcast metric that measures how fast the ball appears to the hitter after it's released by the pitcher.
The Cincinnati Reds hope to bounce back today by defeating the Washington Nationals and their ace Max Scherzer to win this 3 game series.
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 Pittsburgh Pirates and the Cincinnati Reds meet in the second game of a day-night doubleheader at Great American Ball Park on May 27, 2019.
The Reds scored three runs in the first inning, and it was more that enough for Sonny Gray and the Reds bullpen. Gray pitched six shutout innings, striking out a season high nine batters. The Reds bullpen did their job like they have done all season and held on to a 3-0 victory.
The Cincinnati Reds pitching staff has taken a huge leap forward this season, and one major change is the way they're using the four-seam fastball.