Found June 12, 2014 on Reds Minor Leagues:
PLAYERS: Jesse Winker
TEAMS: Cincinnati Reds
Comparing Jesse Winker to past Cincinnati Reds top hitting prospects at the same point in their careers.

Scouting Cincinnati Reds shortstop prospect Carlton Daal

Taking a look at breakout shortstop prospect Carlton Daal.

Reds place Carlos Marmol on restricted list after pitcher goes AWOL

This blunder isn't likely to help Carlos Marmol find a job in the big leagues again. You know, because it might help the volatile right-hander if he's actually able to suit up and take the field.According to the organizations assistant director of media relations, Marmol has been placed on the restricted list due to leaving the club without permission. Marmol was most...

Price remains confident Reds will improve

CINCINNATI -- One of the dangers of losing games day after day after day is that a team accepts defeat, gets comfortable losing and as soon as something negative occurs the players shake their heads and say to themselves, "Here we go again." That's a danger facing the Cincinnati Reds these days. They've scored two or fewer runs 21 times, exactly one third of their...

Mat Latos to start Saturday for Reds

Right-hander Mat Latos will make his 2014 debut with the Reds Saturday, as expected, the Reds have announced (Jamie Ramsey on Twitter). Latos has spent the entire season to date on the disabled list, as he had knee surgery to repair torn meniscus in the spring and then dealt with an elbow strain while working his way back. In four minor-league rehab starts on this last comeback...

Brandon Phillips bows to respect Yasiel Puig's arm (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes.Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips showed respect for the strong arm of Los Angeles Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig by bowing to him while holding up at second during Wednesday night's game at Great American Ball Park.Phillips led off the second inning with an infield single. As Jay Bruce followed up with a single to right...

Cueto fans 12 in 6 innings, Reds beat Dodgers 5-0

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Johnny Cueto matched his career high with 12 strikeouts in six innings, and Joey Votto and Jay Bruce -- the missing core of Cincinnati's batting order much of the season -- each drove in runs Wednesday night, leading the Reds to a 5-0 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers. Cueto (6-5) followed his shortest start of the season with one of his most dominating...

Frazier homers, Reds beat Dodgers 4-1

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Todd Frazier hit a two-run homer off Zack Greinke, who lost his perfect record at Great American Ball Park, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-1 on Thursday afternoon for a split of their four-game series. The Reds won the last two games to finish a 5-5 homestand that left them stuck closer to the bottom of the NL Central than the top. Alfredo...

Johnny Cueto’s Unhittable Fastball

Last night, Johnny Cueto dominated the Dodgers, punching out 12 batters in just six shutout innings. This wasn’t anything new, though; Cueto has been destroying opposing hitters all season long. Hitters are batting just .158/.218/.261 against him this year, good for a pitiful .217 wOBA, and he’s the easy early frontrunner for the NL Cy […]

Joey Votto’s Back

Joey Votto’s back.Finally, Joey Votto is back. He’s been back for only two full games, but it feels closer to a … [visit site to read more]

Reds 5, Dodgers 0: Tip Your Cap To Johnny Cueto

 Yeah, that’s about how I felt watching this game, too. I don’t know. Not a whole lot to say about this one. Yes, Yasiel Puig and Matt Kemp each had some issues with the home plate umpire — Kemp’s argument on this called strike three, which wasn’t a good call but which was probably too close to take, got him tossed in the second inning — didn’t help, but it also didn’t...

Hamilton's hit helps Reds beat Brewers 6-5

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Billy Hamilton drove in the go-ahead run with a single in the ninth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds capitalized on four Milwaukee errors for a 6-5 victory over the Brewers on Friday night. Hamilton lined his single to right off Francisco Rodriguez (2-2), the Brewers' closer pitching in a non-save situation. Reds counterpart Aroldis Chapman had little trouble...

Banned Dodgers fan lands behind bars after causing trouble at Reds game

A rabid Los Angeles Dodgers fan found himself behind bars Wednesday after being charged with criminal trespass, burglary, and obstructing business during Tuesday's game at Great American Ball Park.The man, West Virginia native Troy Sexton, was previously banned from Great American Ball Park due to an incident stemming from 2008. According to court documents obtained by the Cincinnati...

A Brief wOBA Allowed Leaderboard

In the research for the piece I just posted on Johnny Cueto, I ended up with a treasure trove of data on pitch type outcomes during the PITCHF/x era. It is really fun information, and so I figured I’d share a few tidbits here that don’t necessarily lend themselves to an entire post. This post […]

Reds-Brewers: Can Reds be road warriors?

Here are some storylines to watch for during Reds Live, starting at 7:30 p..m., and during the game broadcast. BATTLING THE BEST? The Brewers are currently tops in the NL Central with a record of 40-27. ROAD WARRIORS: The Reds will play 16 of their next 19 games on the road. HOMER TAKES THE HILL: A look at Homer Bailey's month-by-month numbers, as he starts for the Reds. Bailey...

Reds-Dodgers: Can Cincy bats get going?

Here are some of the storylines that we'll be following during tonight's broadcast on FOX Sports Ohio and on Coverage begins with Reds Live at 6:30 p.m. WORTH WATCHING: Johnny Cueto comes off one of his worst outings of the season, when he gave up four runs on six hits in five innings, but still leads the National League in innings pitched (96.0) and opponent...
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