Found July 01, 2013 on Fox Sports Ohio:
CINCINNATI Brandon Phillips stood in front of his locker in the Cincinnati Reds clubhouse, anxious as always to slip into his baseball uniform and make the world go away.As manager Dusty Baker described his feisty and talented second baseman, Hes like Pete Rose. Baseball is a sanctuary away from the world. There are those who like to play baseball and there are those who love to play baseball.And Baker knows which category in which Phillips resides. Yes, he loves to play baseball. On the other hand, he hates to lose baseball games.As the Reds began play Monday night at home against the San Francisco Giants, they had shuffled home Sunday night from an eight-game trip to Arizona, Texas and Oakland in which they won only two games. They slithered from second place, 2 games behind the St. Louis Cardinals, to third place, 5 games behind the Pittsburgh Pirates.And it rankles Phillips.We want to win and we dont want to let the city down, said Phillips, knowing that some fans need to be ...

Homer Bailey throws no-hitter

Reds pitcher Homer Bailey narrowly missed a perfect game but was good enough to record the first no-hitter of the MLB season.

Homer Bailey throws second career no-hitter

Source: Joe Robbins/Getty Images North America Homer Bailey joins a small list of players who have thrown two career no-hitters. The Cincinnati Reds hurler notched his second career no-hitter on Tuesday night against the San Francisco Giants. Bailey became the third Reds pitcher with more than one no-hitter, joining Jim Maloney and Johnny Vander Meer, Bailey’s no hitter is the...

Video: Watch Joey Votto save Bailey's no-hit bid

Your browser does not support iframes. If it wasn't for this heads up play by Joey Votto in the seventh inning, Homer Bailey would not have been credited with his second career no-hitter Tuesday night. The fateful moment came with one out, Buster Posey at the plate, and Gregor Blanco leading off second base. This is when Posey bounced an 0-2 pitch from Bailey down to...

Video: Devin Mesoraco crushes game-winning home run in extras

Your browser does not support iframes. On Saturday, the Reds needed a victory in the worst way possible against the Texas Rangers, after having gone all week without ending up on the smiling side of the scoreboard. Well, thanks to a clutch home run by catcher Devin Mesoraco in extra innings, Cincinnati finally recorded an elusive win, 6-4, over the Rangers. However, the big...

Reds struggling against good competition

Despite the recent woes for the Reds, the team still remains in a great position to make the playoffs. Entering play on Monday, Cincinnati boasted a strong hold of the second National League Wild Card spot, owning a 4.5 game lead over the next closest contender. This may be music to the ears of some fans, however, others seem ready to press the panic button, as Dusty Baker'...

Reds’ Homer Bailey Pitched a No-Hitter, Even If The Reds Twitter Account Tried To Jinx It

Cincinnati Reds pitcher Homer Bailey pitched a no-hitter against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night, even with the Reds Twitter account doing all they could to jinx the effort. However, this may start a new trend with twitter accounts actually doing the reverse jinx when their team’s pitchers are on fire. Congrats to Homer Bailey for his perfect game as he finished the game...

The majesty of rain brought to you by Twitter

Last night’s game was rained out, but most people didn’t this view. Manny Parra posted this picture on Twitter: I don't understand why the game was called. Wow — Manny Parra (@MannyParra26) July 2, 2013 It’s looking better today, as we can see in these photos that @ctrent tweeted: what a difference 14 hours make #reds #sfgiants pic.twitter...

Redleg Weekly Episode 45 – Bailey Becomes One of Three

The Reds go 2-4 again but Homer gives us another No-No and now has the last 2 MLB No-Hitters. A bad week capped off by greatness. Use promo code “RedLeg” on to save 15% In this week’s show: Last Week 2-4 (2ed week in a row) Overall 47-36 Division 5 Games back of Pitt. 3 Back of St. Louis Rundown: Tuesday (Lose 7-3 As) Arroyo 4IP 7H 7R, Partch 2IP 0H, Parra...

Homer Bailey drops an f bomb after no hitter

Homer Bailey pitched his second no hitter tonight for the Cincinnati Reds, becoming one of just a handful of pitchers in MLB history to throw consecutive MLB no-nos.  Bailey threw the last no hitter in the big leagues last September.  Considering we're talking about something done only a few times in the entire history of baseball, this is a very impressive accomplishment....

Homer Bailey Tosses Second Career No-Hitter for Reds, Shuts Down Giants in 3-0 Win

CINCINNATI — Homer Bailey threw his second no-hitter in 10 months and the first in the majors this season, pitching the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-0 victory over the slumping San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night. Bailey (5-6) became the third Reds pitcher with more than one no-hitter, joining Jim Maloney and Johnny Vander Meer — still the only big leaguer to toss two in a row. Bailey...

Reds crush Giants in six-inning game

Todd Frazier homered and drove in four runs Monday night, leading the Cincinnati Reds out of their offensive slump to an 8-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants in a game shortened to six innings because of rain. Frazier had an RBI single and a three-run homer off left-hander Mike Kickham (0-3), who has been hit hard in each of his three major league starts. Zack Cozart added...

Cincinnati Reds 2013 MLB Draft update

A quick update on the draft signings, who is left and how much money the Reds have available to spend.

DEVELOPING: Homer Bailey's 2nd No-No Vs. Giants

After throwing a no-hitter last season, Cincinnati Reds starter Homer Bailey has found a way to follow up the performance... With his second no-hitter... His ninth inning went fairly quietly... Brandon Crawford was retired on a comebacker, Tony Abreu was struck out on a 97 Miles Per Hour fastball and Gregor Blanco was retired 5-3 for the last out of the game... ((HT: MLB Network...

Homer Bailey no-hits the Giants

credit SBNation What’s better than your first career no-hitter?  A second one!  Yes, that is what the fans of Great American Ball Park just witnessed as Homer Bailey pitched his second career no-hit baseball in less than a year.  He is also the last pitcher to accomplished that feat just last year on September 28, 2012 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, when struck out ten on 115...
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