Found April 09, 2013 on
Everything is coming up Jay Bruce right now. Look at a couple of these ugly finders that counted for knocks today!
Granted, Stan the Man probably didn’t hit this many weak squibbers in his entire career; Bruce went into St. Louis in the Cardinals home opener and posted the sixth four-hit game of his career. He gets about one of these per season, so enjoy the following video montage:
The Reds went into St. Louis–a place that usually serves as a house of horrors–and embarassed the Cardinals in their home opener on a day that their greatest player ever was being honored. When you paste a team 13-4 and score nine runs in the top of the ninth inning to seal it, you’re a group that’s intent on proving a point. Or just really good.
Bruce is now over .300 on the season (.324). Still with a goose egg in the homer department while Justin Upton has um, six; but we will sign up right now for Bruce hitting only 20 homers if he can find a way to hit .300 on the year.
I’m glad that with Mitchell ...
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
Louisville won 4-0. Box Score
Henry Rodriguez went 3-4 with 2 RBI.
Felix Perez went 1-4 with a run.
Mike Hessman went 1-4 with a 2-run HR (5).
Corky Miller went 1-4 with a double.
Tony Cingrani threw 6.1 shutout innings with a walk and 7 strikeouts.
Justin Freeman threw 1.2 shutout innings with a walk and 2 strikeouts.
Clay Hensley threw a shutout inning of relief.
CINCINNATI Just another work day for Xavier Paul is to show up at the ballpark and be ready to do whatever Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker asks.Pinch-hit? Hes ready.Pinch-run? Hes ready.Late-inning defense? Hes ready.Hand Baker a wristband or a toothpick? Hes ready.So Sunday morning in Great American Ball Park was different for the 28-year-old Paul, a native of Sidell, La. When...
Despite the offenseive show that the Reds have been putting on so far this season, last night’s game was a pitcher’s duel that the Cardinals won, 1-5. Bronson Arroyo had a perfect game going into the sixth, but suddenly he hit the wall and gave up 4 runs. Pinch hitter Matt Adams topped that scoring off with a home run. In the game wrap on Reds.com, Adams had this to...
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The Reds entered the top of the ninth inning against the Cardinals on Monday locked in a 4-4 tie. By the end of the half inning, they led by a score of 13-4.
How did this happen, you ask?
Well, I could tell you that the Reds scored nine runs after a walk, wild pitch, intentional walk, double, intentional walk, another walk, infield...
(AP) -- The Cincinnati Reds are on a tear at the plate, and the St. Louis Cardinals got a first-hand look in their home opener - especially in the ninth inning.
Shin-Soo Choo, Brandon Phillips and Jay Bruce look to continue their hot hitting Tuesday night when the Reds try to win the first two games of a series at Busch Stadium for the first time in almost seven years.
Back on Saturday, Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth hit a long home run off of Cincinnati Reds pitcher Sean LeCure in the seventh inning to built a 5-1 to the team that used to be known as the Montreal Expos.
As cameras followed the ball out of the Great American Ballpark, keep an eye on the fan wearing the sunglasses as he snags the ball while holding his young son...
For anybody who believes that over the years we have become a more crass, less refined and an increasingly boorish group of fans who attend MLB games at baseball parks, think again. A 1940 report from Life Magazine documents the pummeling of umpire George Magerkurth by Brooklyn Dodgers fan Frank Gernano following a game between the Dodgers and the Cincinnati Reds on Sept. 16, 1940...
Oh 7 Games in and the Reds are 5-2 Frazier and BP looking great and for the first time we have a lead off hitter CHOOOOOOOOOOOO!
In this week’s show:
April 3 vs Angels Phillips 3-Run Homer and Votto Walkoff
April 4 vs Angels 3 HR (Choo, Fraizer, Heisey) Win 4-5
April 5 vs Nats 15-0 2HR each form Cozart and Fraizer HR from Choo and X Votto goes 3-4 Baliey goes 6
ST. LOUIS (AP) Brandon Phillips kick-started a nine-run ninth inning with a tiebreaking bloop double and Shin-Soo Choo made amends for two botched fly balls with a three-run double, and the Cincinnati Reds spoiled the St. Louis Cardinals' home opener with a 13-4 victory on Monday.
Mitchell Boggs (0-1), the stand-in closer for St. Louis, yielded six runs while getting only one...
Lance Lynn struck out 10 in six sharp innings and rookie Matt Adams connected for his first career pinch-hit homer as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-1 on Tuesday night.
Reds starter Bronson Arroyo (1-1) retired the first 15 batters. The Cardinals broke through in the sixth, with Adams hitting a two-run homer and Allen Craig and Carlos Beltran also driving in...
ST. LOUIS (AP) Lance Lynn struck out 10 in six sharp innings and rookie Matt Adams connected for his first career pinch-hit homer as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-1 on Tuesday night.
Reds starter Bronson Arroyo (1-1) retired the first 15 batters. The Cardinals broke through in the sixth, with Adams hitting a two-run homer and Allen Craig and Carlos Beltran also...