Tag: Cincinnati Reds

Ten takeaways from 2016 MLB season

The Chicago Cubs defeated the Cleveland Indians in one of the more memorable World Series that we will ever see. The seventh game of the series was...

Cubs already overwhelming favorites to win 2017 World Series

The brilliant taste of winning their first World Series since 1908 won't be going away anytime soon, but the Chicago Cubs might very well want to get...

Ray Fosse dissed hard by the Hit King

Ray Fosse was not some random scrub player. He was a two-time All-Star, two-time Gold Glove Award winner, caught a no-hitter from Dennis Eckersley and was on two...

Flaws of MLB replay system exposed in Cardinals’ victory

The end of Thursday's game between the Cincinnati Reds and St. Louis Cardinals exposed a terrible rule in the MLB replay system. The Cardinals won the game on a...
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Six MLB managers in danger of losing their jobs

In Major League Baseball, a team's performance ultimately falls on its manager. If an MLB team is losing, one can bet that the manager's job will be...
Jay Bruce is one of the MLB stars that could be on the move in 2017

Report: Mets ‘on the verge’ of acquiring Jay Bruce

One of the most talked about trade chips leading up to Monday afternoon's deadline has been Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jay Bruce. It now appears that the three-time All-Star...

Report: Jay Bruce being targeted in trade by Blue Jays

The Toronto Blue Jays already boast baseball's most powerful lineup, and according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, it might be getting more powerful pretty soon with...

Report: Reds land Cuban SS Alfredo Rodriguez

Weeks after trading Aroldis Chapman to the New York Yankees, the Cincinnati Reds are reportedly poised to land another Cuban star, shortstop Alfredo Rodriguez. Jesse Sanchez of...

Aroldis Chapman might have injured hand in alleged domestic-violence incident, per report

Aroldis Chapman, currently under investigation by MLB for his involvement in an alleged domestic-violence incident this past October, may have injured his hand during the exchange. Ken Rosenthal of...

Aroldis Chapman accused of firing eight shots and ‘choking’ girlfriend

Cincinnati Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman is in hot water after a police report stemming from an incident at his home in Miami this past October shows he...

Does it Take a Former MLB Player to be Successful as a Manager?

Those who cannot do, teach. That saying is as old as time. For as long as baseball has been around, one of the things that has stayed constant...

8 Biggest Disappointments in MLB a Quarter into the Season

We recently checked in on the eight biggest surprises of the MLB season. From perennial last place teams leading their divisions to a couple youngsters stepping up...

Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips Has Torn Thumb Ligament

This is potentially a big blow for a Cincinnati Reds team that is currently in second place in the NL central and seven games over .500. Various...

Photo: Amazing Night for Baseball in Cincinnati

Special thanks to Jeff Swinger of the Cincinnati Enquirer for this amazing photo we decided to pass along. It was taken on Monday night during a NL Central matchup...

Happy Birthday to “Little Big League,” Ken Griffey Jr is Still a Fan

20 years later, Cincinnati Reds and Seattle Mariners Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. still remembers his role in the film Little Big League, and still watches the...

Cincinnati Reds Sign Jair Jurrjens to Minor League Deal

The 28-year-0ld Jair Jurrjens is rehabbing (no, not Lindsey Lohan rehabbing) from knee surgery that he had back in September. The Reds gain a former All-Star in Jurrjens,...

Cincinnati Reds’ Johnny Cueto This Year’s NL Cy Young?

Yes. At least that's how it's looking so far. 28-year-old Johnny Cueto is pitching with a (expletive) 1.25 ERA,the best in the National League at this moment. In the...
Vintage Baseball in the Summer of Beer and Whiskey

Vintage Baseball in the Summer of Beer and Whiskey

Today we are taking a trip back to the days of Vintage Baseball! Join TC and his guest Edward Achorn as they set the clocks in the DeLorean for...

Who Wins the NL Central?

The National League Central has produced a different division winner in each of the last three years. In 2011, the Milwaukee Brewers won the crown, while 2012 and 2013...

Brandon Phillips Gives Blue…Blue Balls

Remember in Little League when your coach gave you cup checks to make sure you were wearing a cup? Usually it was a bat that he would...

Billy Hamilton Ran, He Ran So Far Away

Unfortunately, that's about all he can do. But, the neat thing about Hamilton is, he's lethal at stealing bases. In 13 games last season, he had the...

Pete Rose Is Still Pete Rose…Which Is Why Pete Rose Isn’t In The HOF

Craig Calcaterra over at HBT sums the latest Pete Rose vomiting of mouth episode spot on. Get over the PED vs gambling bit. We don't know how...

Reds & Diamondbacks Engage in Healthy Social Media “War”

Good stuff right here. The #FaceOfMLB campaign has brought some great interactions to Twitter, a medium that was made for stuff like this. Remember when the Dogers...

Throw Two No Hitters, Demand A Lot More Money. Homer Bailey Thinks That Makes...

It's that time of year that MLB players coming off better than average years request huge money from their teams or else test free agency next Summer....