Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cincinnati 5 Los Angeles 2 W: M. Latos (10-3) L: Z. Greinke (8-3) S: A. Chapman (24) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Superb outing by Mat Latos tonight: 7.2 innings, one earned run allowed on eight hits. –Xavier Paul had a solo homer in the first to get the Reds on […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cincinnati 3 Milwaukee 4 W: K. Lohse (5-6) L: H. Bailey (5-7) S: F. Rodriguez (9) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –With two outs in the ninth inning, and the Reds down 4-3, Derrick Robinson had an excellent at-bat, ultimately drawing a walk. Joey Votto had an excellent AB, as well, […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cincinnati 12 Chicago (NL) 2 W: T. Cingrani (3-0) L: M. Garza (1-1) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Tony Cingrani’s return to the big leagues was quite successful: seven innings, two runs allowed on four hits and one walk, with five strikeouts. Cingrani was also 2-2 at the plate. –Pretty good […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cincinnati 6 Chicago (NL) 2 W: H. Bailey (4-4) L: S. Feldman (5-5) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Brandon Phillips drove in six runs, on a 2-4 night, thanks mostly to a third inning grand slam. BP now has 52 RBI this season. –Homer Bailey pitched another outstanding game: 8 innings, […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Colorado 12 Cincinnati 4 W: J. Garland (4-6) L: P. Villarreal (0-1) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Todd Frazier had two hits, a run, and an RBI. Xavier Paul hit a three-run homer. Logan Ondrusek pitched an effective inning and a third. NEGATIVES –Pedro Villareal, making the start (and his major […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Colorado 5 Cincinnati 4 W: J. Outman (2-0) L: S. LeCure (1-1) S: R. Brothers (2) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Shin-Soo Choo had two hits, including a double. Todd Frazier had two doubles, two runs scored, and an RBI. Ryan Hanigan had a double and two RBI, and Xavier Paul […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cleveland 5 Cincinnati 2 W: J. Masterson (8-3) L: B. Arroyo (5-5) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Brandon Phillips had two hits, Joey Votto and Xavier Paul each homered, and JJ Hoover pitched a perfect inning. That’s it. NEGATIVES –Bronson Arroyo pitched pretty well through five, but the wheels fell off […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cleveland 2 Cincinnati 8 W: M. Latos (5-0) L: Z. McAllister (4-4) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Excellent start by Mat Latos, as you might expect. Latos went six and a third, allowing one run on five hits. He did walk four, but struck out seven. I’ll take it. –A ton […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cincinnati 7 NY Mets 4 W: Simon (4-1) L: Parnell (4-1) S: Chapman (10) POSITIVES — The Reds finished a successful road trip with a sweep of the Mets. The 7-2 road trip gives them an overall record of 29-18. They stand one game behind the Cardinals and a […]

Let’s recap today’s titanic struggle….¬† FINAL Cincinnati 2 Philadelphia 3 W: ¬†Bastardo (2-1) L: A. Chapman (3-2) POSITIVES — Homer Bailey threw seven shutout innings. — Jay Bruce hit another long home run. He has 17 RBI in May. — Joey Votto continued his hot streak, with two hits. Todd Frazier showed a few more […]

Fresh off his dominating complete game against the Marlins, Homer Bailey takes the mound for the Reds in the series rubbermatch against the Phillies. Game time is 1:35 ET. The Reds face rookie right-hander Jonathan Pettibone. In the latest edition of irrational lineup construction, Dusty Baker has designated Cesar Izturis (.167/.286/.194) as today’s cooler, batting […]

Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL Cincinnati 6 Miami 2 W: H. Bailey (2-3) L: R. Nolasco (2-5) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –Homer Bailey pitched a complete game, giving up two runs on six hits. Homer struck out ten and didn’t walk a batter. Nice performance. –Joey Votto reached base four times: 3-4 with a walk, […]