Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Pittsburgh 3 Cincinnati 5 W: M. Leake (8-9) L: K. Correia (10-9) S: J. Broxton (1) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –The “Woooo” cry returned to the ballyard tonight, and the Reds put yet another nail in Pittsburgh’s coffin. This Woo phenomenon is the greatest thing to happen to baseball since […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Houston 5 Cincinnati 3 W: H. Ambriz (1-0) L: A. Chapman (5-5) S: W. Lopez (3) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Nice start by Homer Bailey: 6.2 innings, two runs allowed on five hits. Homer struck out nine and walked just one. Good stuff. –Chris Heisey has really started to pour […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Philadelphia 1 Cincinnati 2 W: M. Latos (12-4) L: K. Kendrick (8-10) S: A. Chapman (35) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Another very strong outing by Mat Latos. He struggled with his command for a while in the fourth inning, but overall he pitched seven innings, allowing one run on four […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cincinnati 1 Houston 2 W: W. Lopez (6-3) L: S. Marshall (4-5) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Eight strong innings for Homer Bailey: one run allowed on three hits. Homer struck out nine and walked one. Excellent outing. –Jay Bruce and Scott Rolen each doubled and walked. NEGATIVES –With the game […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL — 11 innings Cincinnati 3 Philadelphia 4 W: Valdes (3-2) L: Simon (2-2) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –No player had more than one hit, but check out Ryan Hanigan’s line: 0-1, 3 walks. That guy is an OBP machine. On the year: .292 batting average, .384 on-base percentage. –Todd Frazier […]

Let’s recap today’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Chicago (NL) 4 Cincinnati 5 W: A. Chapman (5-4) L: S. Camp (3-6) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Walkoff win! In the bottom of the ninth, with the score tied at 4, Xavier Paul led off with a triple on the first pitch. On the second pitch of the inning, Ryan […]

Let’s recap today’s titanic struggle… FINAL Cincinnati Reds 7 Stupid Chicago Cubs 9 WP:  Raley (1-2, 7.63 ERA) LP:  Redmond (0-1, 10.80 ERA) S: Marmol Boxscore POSITIVES • The Reds (73-48) mounted a strong comeback from a six-run deficit. The split of the doubleheader leaves them 6.5 games ahead of the Irates and 7.5 ahead of the […]

Let’s recap today’s titanic struggle… FINAL Cincinnati Reds 5 Stupid Chicago Cubs 3 WP: Cueto (16-6, 2.44 ERA) LP: Samardzija (8-11, 4.17 ERA) S: Chapman (29) Boxscore POSITIVES • The Reds won their second game in a row, moving their record to 73-47. They are 26 games above .500 for the first time this season. For a few hours, they’ll […]

For some reason, Steve’s not happy about Joey Votto being out.  But from the infamous Jamie Ramsey’s excellent game notes, we can a look at what the Reds have been doing in the absence of the 2010 MVP: Without Votto Bruce………..23g, .218 (17-78, 3hr, 10rbi) Cairo…………….16g, .167 (6-36, 0hr, 2rbi) Cozart…………21g, .259 (22-85, 4hr, 6rbi) […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cincinnati 3 Chicago 5 W: S. Camp (3-5) L: S. Marshall (4-4) S: C. Marmol (14) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Brandon Phillips was the offensive “star”, with three hits in four ABs, including a double. Todd Frazier hit his 14th homer; he also singled. Zack Cozart hit another leadoff homer. […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cincinnati 2 Milwaukee 3 W: J. Axford (4-6) L: J. Broxton (1-1) S: J. Henderson (2) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Mat Latos pitched seven very strong innings, allowing just one run on three hits and a walk. Latos struck out eight, and to cap things off, he went 2-2 at […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL San Diego 4 Cincinnati 6 W: B. Arroyo (7-6) L: K. Wells (2-4) S: A. Chapman (23) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –The Cincinnati Reds still have the best record in the entire major leagues. Are you not entertained? –Ryan Ludwick was the star again, with his second consecutive 4-RBI game. […]