A Requiem for Jay Bruce

Let's start with his failures. Jay Bruce’s career with the Reds has been full of them. For example, Bruce has never choked a woman. He’s failed to be arrested for non-payment of child support, a... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

The Reds are on a bit of a roll and have Anthony DeSclafani back in the rotation now.  The bullpen is about to get a boost as Michael Lorenzen and Raisel Iglesias are due to return from their rehab assignmen... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

The Reds are off to a 2-0 start and some recent farm hands are working hard to prove themselves at the major league level.  Rookie LF Scott Schebler was the hero for the Reds in the game last night with a ga... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

Some notes and observations from down on the farm. AAA Louisville Bats Recently promoted LF/1B Donald Lutz continues to swing a hot bat.  After slashing .360/.412/.685/1.098 in 97 PA at AA Pensacola, h... Read More...
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This Week on the Farm

The Reds are off to a slow start and struggling at the plate.  So this week we'll scan the Reds farm system and take a look at a few players who are off to hot starts with the bat the first week of the seaso... Read More...
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Down on the Farm

Games Played on 8/21/2013 Minor League Pitchers of the Day: The Pensacola Blue Wahoos pitched a combined 11 shutout innings, where they scattered five hits and four walks while striking out eight. The team di... Read More...
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Down on the Farm

Minor League Player of the Day: Carlos Sanchez (Billings) went 2-4 with a homerun, 2 runs scored, and 3 RBI.  On the season, Sanchez is now batting .224/.265/.327 with Billings in 156 at-bats.  He has 3 h... Read More...
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Down on the Farm

Games Played on 8/11/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: 21 year old Billings right hander, Jose Guzman, threw 5.1 innings of strong relief, allowing only an unearned run on 5 hits. He didn't walk a batter an... Read More...
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Down on the Farm

Minor League Player of the Day: Phillip Ervin (Dayton) - 2-4, HR, 2B, 1 Run, 3 RBI AAA Columbus 4 - Louisville 1 Henry Rodriguez went 3-5 with a double while Nevin Ashley went 2-3with a double, walk, and scor... Read More...
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Down On The Farm

Games Played on 08/06/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Bakersfield SP Jake Johnson: He got the win as he went 5 IP and allowed 0 R on 3 H and 1 BB with 5 K. AAA Louisville 6 - Indianapolis 4 Ryan Ludwick... Read More...
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Down On The Farm

Games Played on 08/05/13 Minor League Player of the Day: Dayton SP Amir Garrett: He got no decision as he went 6 IP and allowed 1 R on 1 H and 1 BB with 4 K. AAA Louisville 6 - Indianapolis 4 Ryan Ludwick ... Read More...