Found November 03, 2011 on Reds Minor Leagues:
Click here to see #21-25 on the 2012 Top Prospects List. Click here to see #16-20 on the 2012 Top Prospects List. Click here to see #11-15 on the 2012 Top Prospects List. 10. Neftali Soto – 1B – 22 years old – AA Background: 2007 Draft – 3rd round The Good: Above average to plus power and a good hit tool. Needs to work on: Plate discipline. Showing a big more patience at the plate would take him to the next level of prospects. 9. Zack Cozart – SS – 25 years old – MLB Background: 2007 Draft – 2nd round The Good: Good defender at shortstop and above average power for the position. Needs to work on: He is still an aggressive hitter at the plate who could benefit from a little more patience. 8. Dave Sappelt – OF – 24 years old – MLB Background: 2008 Draft – 9th round The Good: High contact hitter with good speed and excellent range at all outfield positions. Needs to work on: Getting back to the swinging with bad intentions hitter that he was before an oblique injury mid-season. 7. Billy H

Alonso to Train with Wild Thing?

Just a little humor to brighten your day and get you ready for the weekend, but I saw this tweet and couldn't help but think of Yonder Alonso training and partying with Rick "Wild Thing" Vaughn. I don't know what help he would be to Alonso as he prepares to play left field next season, considering Vaughn was a pitcher. In fact after a night with Vaughn/Sheen...

Phillips Garners Yet Another Award

Phillips Brandon Phillips was named a 2011 Silver Slugger Award winner on Wednesday. He is the first Reds player to win the coveted award since Felipe Lopez in 2005. The two-time All-Star batted .300 with 18 homers, 82 RBI and a career high 38 doubles during the 2011 campaign. Phillips led all National League second basemen in average, hits (183), doubles, and runs...

Votto, Phillips Named Gold Glovers

The names of the 2011 Rawlings Gold Glove Award winners were announced Tuesday evening and two Reds made the cut. Second basemen Brandon Phillips and first basemen Joey Votto were both recognized as the league's top defensive player at their respective position. The announcement was made during a special ESPN2 telecast. Phillips The honor came as no surprise for...

Reds Busy as Desert Dogs Lose

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Reds Starting to Warm Up Hot Stove

Athleticism like this will earn BP 12 mil with the Reds next season. We’re all balls deep in football season, but we can take a brief timeout to check in on what ol’ Uncle Walt is doing with the Reds. Cincinnati started their offseason with a flurry of roster moves within the organization, most notably picking up the $12 million tab on 2B Brandon Phillips’ services for 2012...

On this Day in Reds History: Sweet Lou Era Begins

November 3rd, 1989 - The Redlegs tab Lou Piniella as their new manager. The move by owner Marge Schott proved to be a good one for both Piniella and Cincinnati. "Sweet Lou" took over a team previously managed by Pete Rose and Tommy Helms that had floundered to a 75-87 record during the '89 season. In his first year as manager he proved his worth by leading...

5 Free Agents the Reds Should Consider

Today marks the first day free agents can sign with new teams. Every MLB club is looking to improve their team with some outside help, and the Reds are no different. They have potential holes to fill at several positions and thankfully for them, there may be a few players out there to help with that. Here are five free agents Cincinnati should consider signing (keep in mind...

Defense rests: Votto, Phillips win Gold Gloves

The right side of the Reds' infield received recognition on Tuesday for its solid year of defense. Second baseman Brandon Phillips and first baseman Joey Votto both won National League Gold Gloves.

First Gold, now Silver for Phillips

Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips is a three-time Gold Glover, a two-time All-Star and now he's a Silver Slugger, too.

Baseball. Brad Boxberger Selected To AFL Rising Stars Game

LOS ANGELES--Former USC pitcher and current Cincinnati Reds prospect Brad Boxberger was selected to the Arizona Fall League's Rising Stars Game it was announced Monday (Nov. 1).
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