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What you see here is a 2000 Topps Bronson Arroyo rookie card (try saying that five times fast).Fast forward nearly 12 whole years later and the right-hander is still hanging around the league. This is due in large part to his pinpoint accuracy and a massive sweeping curve. In 13 MLB seasons he's compiled 114 wins against 107 losses while posting a respectable 4.26 ERA. He's rebounded nicely thus far in '12 after experience a rocky campaign a year ago (9-12, 5.07 ERA, 1.367 WHIP, 46 HR allowed). The 35-year old looks to continue his 2012 momentum as he battles the visiting Braves tonight. He'll be tossing out the first pitch at approximately 7:10pm ET.

Billy Hamilton on the updated Keith Law Top 25 prospects list

Billy Hamilton made the list at #25. ESPN Insider Keith Law has provided an update to his preseason Top 100 prospects rankings, giving us his list of the Top 25 current prospects. You have to be an ESPN Insider subscriber to read the entire article. It was a little troubling as I scrolled through the list and didn't see any Reds prospects on the list, but have no fear, the...

Game 42: Braves 3, Reds 4

The Cincinnati Reds have a winning streak. Sure, it might end with their next game, but right now, they’ve won 4 games in a row for their longest such streak of 2012. The streak has also pushed them to their best record: 23-19, 4 games over .500. Tonight Mat Latos turned in another fine outing to pick up his 3rd win. If he can pitch like this on a regular basis, the 2012 Reds...

Reds' Chapman sued for $18M over Cuban conviction

A major league pitcher who defected from Cuba is being sued for $18 million by a Cuban-American man imprisoned on the communist island. The lawsuit was filed recently in Miami federal court against Aroldis Chapman, a left-handed pitcher for the Cincinnati Reds. The lawsuit claims that Chapman falsely accused Danilo Curbelo Garcia of involvement in human trafficking, leading to his...

Chapman arrested on traffic charges

Aroldis Chapman was arrested for speeding and driving with a suspended license early Monday, a few hours after it appeared he was in line to become the Cincinnati Reds' next closer. General manager Walt Jocketty and manager Dusty Baker met with Chapman following a 4-1 win over Atlanta on Monday night to get details of the pitcher's arrest, which they didn't know about...

Reds' Chapman reportedly sued for $18 million

Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman, who was arrested during a traffic stop early Monday morning, had other problems over the weekend, because he is being sued for $18 million in a lawsuit that accuses him of conspiracy to detain and torture the plaintiff, the Cincinnati Enquirer reported over the weekend. The lawsuit, which was filed Friday in Miami, is based on the...

Reds fan Caleb Lloyd catches back-to-back homers in the stands

 A Reds fan named Caleb Lloyd caught back-to-back homers from Zach Cozart and Mike Leake in the fourth inning on Monday night in a game between the Atlanta Braves and Cincinnati Reds.What are the chances of that happening ever again? It was quite an evening for Lloyd who gave the first home run ball to his friend's uncle who got him the ticket to the game, and the second ball...

Reds LHP Chapman arrested on traffic charges

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Aroldis Chapman was arrested for speeding and driving with a suspended license early Monday, a few hours after it appeared he was in line to become the Cincinnati Reds' next closer. General manager Walt Jocketty and manager Dusty Baker met with Chapman following a 4-1 win over Atlanta on Monday night to get details of the pitcher's arrest, which they didn...

Minor League Game Review – 5/22/12

5/22 Game Review Louisville lost 2-0. Box Score Miguel Rojas went 1-4 with a double. Danny Dorn went 1-4 with a double. Cody Puckett went 2-3 with a double. Brett Tomko allowed 1 run in 7 innings with 6 walks and 4 strikeouts. Wirfin Obispo allowed an unearned run in an inning of work. Game notes Brett Tomko lowered his ERA to 3.18 on the season. Cody Puckett raised his line...

Ludwick delivers message to nephew on live TV

CINCINNATI Ryan Ludwick was thrilled beyond comprehension his first appearance on FOX Sports Ohio as the Star of the Game for the Cincinnati Reds and first appearance on any Star of the Game Show for a long, long time. For a guy seemingly locked in mediocrity, as least as far as his batting average was concerned, it was a special moment for the 33-year-old outfielder. What made...

Aroldis Chapman arrested for driving 93 mph with a suspended license

Around 12:42 am Monday morning, Cincinnati Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman was stopped by Grove City, Ohio when he was caught doing 93 mph on Interstate 71 North near Interstate 270. Police took Chapman into custody after they discovered that Chapman had a suspended Kentucky license. Police cited Chapman for speeding and driving with a suspended license and released him after he posted bail.

Aroldis Chapman Popped For 93 MPH In 65 MPH Zone & Suspended License

Via: According to a police report, Chapman, 24,  was caught driving 93 mph on I-71 at the 99.8 mile marker around 12:35 a.m. Monday. The speed limit is 65 mph. Chapman was driving a black 1999 Mercedes S63. During the traffic stop, police found that Chapman had a suspended license through the state of Kentucky. Let’s all realize that Grove City is a Columbus suburb. The Reds played...

Braves lose to Reds on Frazier's walk-off HR

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Todd Frazier hit a one-out homer in the ninth inning Wednesday night, extending the Cincinnati Reds' best surge of the season with a 2-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves. The Reds won their fifth in a row, leaving them five games over .500 (24-19) for the first time this season. Frazier connected for his first game-ending homer on the second pitch from Cristhian...

Reds ink former MLBer Joey Gathright

The Reds purchased the contract of former MLB outfielder Joey Gathright from the Bridgeport Bluefish on Thursday, according to The Hour. Gathright has been assigned to Triple-A Louisville. The 31-year old appeared in 23 games for the Bluefish this season, posting a .240 batting average with two homers, 13 RBI, 20 runs scored, and nine stolen bases. Gathright has spent...

Kruk: 'Reds are team to beat in Central'

Fan Catches Back-To-Back Home Runs During MLB Game

Caleb Lloyd did what I am fairly sure no fan has ever been able to pull off on Monday night at Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati. Many fans bring a glove to a ballpark and can go 81 home games without catching a single foul ball, let alone a home run. Caleb was not only able to catch a home run without a glove, but he caught back-to-back home run balls without a glove. ESPN...
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