Down on the Farm / Minors

Down on the Farm

Games Played on 8/15/2013 Minor League Player of the Day: Nick Travieso allowed just two hits over 6 shutout innings. He didn’t walk a batter and struck out 6. International Signing: The Reds added an international free agent yesterday. Ben Badler at Baseball America has the full details. The highlights: The Reds have signed 20-year-old … Continue reading


How about some Dragons news?

From today’s DDN, some interesting tidbits about Cincinnati’s low-A affiliate, the Dayton Dragons: A feistier approach is only one way in which DeShields should stand apart from Todd Benzinger, who was not asked back by the Cincinnati Reds after two seasons. Unlike Benzinger, DeShields sees managing in Dayton as a means to an end. He … Continue reading

Reds - General

Clearing my desk

Just some stray bits of Reds info that have been piling up on my desk: The Reds announced their major and minor league awards for the 2010 season at Redsfest. To no one’s surprise, the Ernie Lombardi Award (for team MVP) went to NL MVP Joey Votto. Bronson Arroyo won the Johnny Vander Meer Award … Continue reading