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Red Hot Mama:
The Cincinnati Reds continued their winning ways in the first game against the Houston Astros last night, beating the bottom-dwelling team 9-3.
Mike Leake started for the Reds and turned in a quality start, going 6 innings and allowing just 2 runs on 7 hits, 2 walks, and 6 strikeouts. His good outing netted him his 7th win on the season, giving him a slight chance at joining the rest of the members of the starting rotation with at least 10 wins.
The offense took a few innings to get going … [visit site to read more]
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Now we know who the Reds will call up to fill out the expanded September rosters. As of now there will be seven players who will get the call. Some of them are familiar names to Cincinnati fans, while others will be making their debuts for the Redlegs.
The Big "O" Logan Ondrusek will be coming back on September 1. You'll remember he was unlucky...
Both accounts are derived from Redleg Journal:
September 1st, 1954 - In a
pre-game stunt, Reds GM Gabe
Paul offers $25 to each Reds and Giants catcher who would attempt to catch
balls dropped 575 feet from an Army helicopter hovering high above Crosley
Field. An additional $100 would be awarded to the willing participant for each
ball caught. Only the Giants'...
It’s September, and the rosters have expanded. This year, the Cincinnati Reds called up reliever Logan Ondrusek, infielders Didi Gregorius and Henry Rodriguez, outfielder Denis Phipps, and catcher Devin Mesoraco. In addition, on Tuesday the team visit site to read more]
If you're a Cincinnati Reds fan you know the future of the franchise is very bright. The next several years should bring us all plenty of great Redlegs memories and victories. However, I think it'd be fun to take a look back at some of the past years to remember some of the best players from the 2000-2009 Reds teams.
I've taken the liberty to build a...
8/31 Game Review
Louisville lost 13-2. Box Score
Neftali Soto went 1-3 with a double, walk and a run.
Felix Perez went 2-4 with a run.
Mike Costanzo went 2-4 with 2 RBI.
Cody Puckett went 2-4.
Corky Miller threw a perfect inning of relief.
Corky Miller received a standing ovation from the Columbus crowd after his inning of work.
Pensacola lost 5-0. Box Score
Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto, who has not played for the Reds since July 15, might return to the Cincinnati lineup on Monday, although the decision ultimately will be Votto's. Votto has been out more than six weeks since he had surgery to repair a torn medial meniscus in his left knee. He hit a home run in a rehabilitation game with Triple-A Louisville on Saturday...
Based on the way Bronson Arroyo has pitched of late, he should give the Cincinnati Reds a good chance to bounce back from a frustrating defeat.
The veteran right-hander can win five consecutive starts for the first time in four years Sunday in the NL Central-leading Reds' decisive series finale against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.
Arroyo (11-7, 3.84 ERA) is 4-0 with...
9/1 Game Review
Louisville lost 5-1. Box Score
Joey Votto (rehab) went 1-3 with a HR.
Mike Costanzo went 1-3.
Cody Puckett went 1-3.
Carlos Fisher threw 2.2 shutout innings with 4 walks and 4 strikeouts.
Joey Votto went deep. Other than that, not a whole lot.
Pensacola won 3-2. Box Score
Bryson Smith went 3-5 with a double, RBI and a run.
Donald Lutz went 2-4 with...
9/2 Game Review
Louisville lost 11-6. Box Score
Cody Puckett went 1-4 with a run.
Felix Perez went 3-4 with a double and 3 runs.
Neftali Soto went 2-2 with a double, walk, 2 RBI and 2 runs.
Corky Miller went 1-2 with a walk and 2 RBI.
Miguel Rojas went 1-3.
Will Ohman allowed a run in 2 innings with 4 strikeouts.
Jordan Smith threw a hitless innings with a walk and a strikeout...
The last big baseball holiday of the year is here already and there’s lot of stuff going on for Reds fans.
Friday, August … [visit site to read more]
Since the All-Star break, the NL Central-leading Cincinnati Reds have picked up three wins in Houston.
The last-place Astros have just as many victories in their home ballpark over that same stretch.
The Reds look to win their fourth in a row and continue to make things miserable for the Astros in Friday night's series opener.
Cincinnati (80-52) arrives in Houston after capping...
The Cincinnati Reds have never had a Cy Young Award winner, but Johnny Cueto is making a strong case to become the franchise's first.
The club's most recent MVP might be able to provide the ace with some help.
Cueto seeks his major league-leading 18th victory and Joey Votto may make his anticipated return to the lineup as Cincinnati opens a nine-game homestand against the...
HOUSTON (AP) -- Cincinnati second baseman Wilson Valdez's error on a routine grounder by Jose Altuve with two outs in the ninth inning lifted the Houston Astros to a 2-1 win over the Reds on Saturday night.
Pinch-hitter Matt Downs doubled off the left field wall with two outs in the ninth. Sean Marshall (4-5) intentionally walked Matt Dominguez before hitting pinch-hitter Brandon...
Monday, 1:10 - Tyler Cloyd v. John CuetoTuedsay, 7:10 - Oh no, it's KK v. .Matt LatosWednesday, 12:35 - Roy Halladay v. Mike LeakeA week or two ago, this would an important series to help the Pirates. But the combination of some skidding Buccos and some red-hot Reds have made this series meaningless for the Buccos. And some recent failures by the Phils have made the series meaningless...