Found July 02, 2013 on Redlegs Review:
Two Reds players continue to lead the voting at their respective positions, however, both need one final push to ensure that they start for the National League squad in the All-Star Game. Joey Votto is trying to earn his second straight start in the annual affair by way of fan vote. Meanwhile, teammate Brandon Phillips is vying to make his first ever star in the Midsummer Classic. Here is a look at the voting totals released by MLB on Tuesday. FIRST BASE Joey Votto, Reds: 3,622,608 Paul Goldschmidt, Diamondbacks: 3,035,114 Allen Craig, Cardinals: 2,525,399 Brandon Belt, Giants: 1,804,152 Freddie Freeman, Braves: 1,494,604 SECOND BASE Brandon Phillips, Reds: 3,411,839 Matt Carpenter, Cardinals: 3,186,423 Marco Scutaro, Giants: 3,142,783 Daniel Murphy, Mets: 1,598,297 Chase Utley, Phillies: 1,355,750 As you can see, the tightest race at any position is at second base, where Phillips is narrowly fending off the Cardinals' Matt Carpenter and the Giants' ...

Video: Watch Joey Votto save Bailey's no-hit bid

Your browser does not support iframes. If it wasn't for this heads up play by Joey Votto in the seventh inning, Homer Bailey would not have been credited with his second career no-hitter Tuesday night. The fateful moment came with one out, Buster Posey at the plate, and Gregor Blanco leading off second base. This is when Posey bounced an 0-2 pitch from Bailey down to...

Homer Bailey throws second career no-hitter

Source: Joe Robbins/Getty Images North America Homer Bailey joins a small list of players who have thrown two career no-hitters. The Cincinnati Reds hurler notched his second career no-hitter on Tuesday night against the San Francisco Giants. Bailey became the third Reds pitcher with more than one no-hitter, joining Jim Maloney and Johnny Vander Meer, Bailey’s no hitter is the...

Reds struggling against good competition

Despite the recent woes for the Reds, the team still remains in a great position to make the playoffs. Entering play on Monday, Cincinnati boasted a strong hold of the second National League Wild Card spot, owning a 4.5 game lead over the next closest contender. This may be music to the ears of some fans, however, others seem ready to press the panic button, as Dusty Baker'...

Joey Votto made the play of the day to keep Bailey’s no-hitter going

Last night, Cincinnati Reds pitcher Homer Bailey completed the second no-hitter of his career and the 280th of Major League Baseball, and like many before him, he needed help from the guys playing behind him. While Bailey deserves credit for dealing last night, striking out 9, and allowing just walk, it was first baseman Joey Votto who saved the day with a terrific heads up play...

Cingrani has tough act to follow

Tony Cingrani will certainly have a tough act to follow when he makes his return to the Cincinnati Reds rotation. After Homer Bailey threw his second career no-hitter and the majors' first this season, Cingrani will try to be the next to stymie the scuffling San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night. Bailey has now thrown the past two no-hitters in baseball with a 3-0 win Tuesday...

Bailey's 2nd no-hitter sends Reds over Giants 3-0

Homer Bailey has thrown his second no-hitter in 10 months and the first in the majors this season, pitching the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-0 victory over the slumping San Francisco Giants on Tuesday night. Bailey (5-6) became the third Reds pitcher with more than one no-hitter, joining Jim Maloney and Johnny Vander Meer - still the only big leaguer to toss two in a row. Bailey beat...

Homer Bailey’s No-Hitter F-Bomb

Homer Bailey: “Nah man, I just ********* walked a guy.” Bailey now has the last two no-hitters thrown…

Cincinnati Reds Homer Bailey No-Hits San Francisco Giants

Cincinnati Reds right-hander Homer Bailey threw his second no-hitter in the past 10 months and the first in the major leagues this season in a 3-0 when over the San Francisco Giants.Bailey (5-6) became the third Reds pitcher with more than one no-hitter, joining Jim Maloney and Johnny Vander Meer.Bailey took a  perfect game into the seventh inning and walked Gregor Blanco. He would...

Homer Bailey’s Peers

Homer Bailey threw a no-hitter last night, putting him in the same group as a lot of other people. It was actually his second no-hitter, putting him in a much smaller group of guys who have done it twice. This post is not really about Homer Bailey’s no-hitter — I’m working on one of those too, but it’s a little more research intensive — but about the fact that Homer Bailey...

MLB Bailey Throws No-Hitter vs. Giants

MLB Bailey throws no-hitter vs. Giants (via Fox Sports) Reds’ Homer Bailey throws his second career no-hitter in 3-0 win over the Giants. Updated Jul 3, 2013 1:41 AM ET CINCINNATI (AP) Homer Bailey fretted for a moment as first baseman Joey Votto reached to pluck the ball out of the air for the final… The post MLB Bailey Throws No-Hitter vs. Giants appeared first on

Homer Bailey Throws A No-Hitter Against Giants

  Put this one in the books. Reds pitcher Homer Bailey threw his 2nd career no hitter on Tuesday against the San Francisco Giants. Bailey threw 109 pitches, in the Reds 3-0 victory, and Bailey was treated to a gatorade soak by his elated teammates. Congrats to him and the Reds for accomplishing a feat that many of the game’s very greatest have never even been able to accomplish...

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Homer Bailey no-hits the Giants

credit SBNation What’s better than your first career no-hitter?  A second one!  Yes, that is what the fans of Great American Ball Park just witnessed as Homer Bailey pitched his second career no-hit baseball in less than a year.  He is also the last pitcher to accomplished that feat just last year on September 28, 2012 against the Pittsburgh Pirates, when struck out ten on 115...

Daily Rundown: Bailey No-Hits Giants

It took just past the halfway point, but the 2013 Major League Baseball season has its first no-hitter. In a 3-0 Cincinnati Reds’ victory over the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday, Reds’ starter Homer Bailey threw the first no-hitter of the season and the second of his career. Bailey allowed just a walk while striking [...]
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