The trade market is rife with starting pitching talent — much more so than in recent years. For a Cincinnati team desperate to improve its rotation, this is welcome news. The free-agent market for starters is fairly top-heavy, giving the Reds a lot of competition to overcome to sign a big name such as Patrick […]

It was a hot day in LA. Legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully called it “as hot of a day as he could ever remember.” The sweltering heat didn’t have an impact on the starting pitchers early, but it probably impacted how long they were able to stay in the game. Zack Greinke and Anthony DeSclafani both […]

The Cincinnati Reds (51-64) will square off with the Los Angels Dodgers (66-51) today at 4:10 for the final game of the four game series. The Reds will look to leave LA with a series split, but it will not come easy against NL Cy Young front-runner Zack Greinke. Last night, the Reds fell 8-3 […]

The Cincinnati Reds (50-62) begin a four game series in LA at 10:10 PM tonight against the Los Angeles Dodgers (64-50). Tonight the Reds will face Mat Latos for the first time since he was traded away this past off-season. The Reds come in having lost 6 of their last 8 games. The Dodgers haven’t fared […]