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Red Hot Mama:
Major League Baseball has again released the current count of votes for the All-Star Game, and not a whole lot has changed since last week. Joey Votto is still running away with the start at first; in fact, he’s extended his lead. He’s now got 2.5 times as many votes and the second-place vote getter Lance Berkman of the Cardinals.
Frankly, that kind of sucks. Joey Votto was the best National League first baseman before and couldn’t get voted in. Now suddenly there’s a vacuum of NL 1Bers and … [visit site to read more]
BEST OF MAXIM
Frazier has emerged as one of the team's
leading run-producers of late
by: Chase Fitzgerald
Ranking the Redlegs' best hitters up onto this point in the season from 10-1. Here we go:
10. Devin Mesoraco It pains me to put Devin Mesoraco at 10th but he has not been having a good year. That may be due to the lack of playing time he is receiving...
Bray hasn't allowed a run in his rehab stint in Dayton
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre 3 Louisville 1
Bats (21-45), Last place International League West, 16.5 GB
-Pedro Villarreal (L 2-1, 3.14) took a tough loss after pitching seven innings, while allowing two total runs with just one earned. Scott Carroll gave up an earned run in his only inning of work.
-CF Joey Gathright went...
Despite trailing early on, the Reds came back to win authoritatively last night. They beat the Indians in the first game of the series, 1-7.
Johnny Cueto started and ended for the Reds. In 9.0 innings pitched he allowed 1 run on 6 hits and 0 walks. Damn.
The bench all had the dreaded flu-like symptoms last night, so the line-up looked a little funny and not a single pinch-hitter...
The Reds and Indians faced off in the first game of a three game series in the battle of the Ohio Cup. After a pretty devastating loss on Sunday night in a game that looked like the guys should have won against the Tigers it was a perfect game for Johnny Cueto to pitch in. Cueto had a brilliant performance in a 7-1 victory over the Indians.
Let's see how the game unfolded...
Some Reds players dipped into a pot of chicken soup in the dining area of the clubhouse and filled their bowls, trying to get some food gentle on the stomach. Others went into the trainer's room to get more intravenous fluids.
Old remedies and new ones, too, were used for a team nearly flatted by a stomach virus.
The worst seemed to be behind the Reds heading into their game...
CINCINNATI - The Reds really needed a win Tuesday night.
Really, really needed one. Really, really needed their ace to deliver, too.
They got it -- got all of the above -- and with a flurry of offense late they were even able to exhale late. They just couldn't share many high-fives and hugs because of a flu bug making its way around the clubhouse.
And that's what made...
6/13 Game Review
Louisville had the day off
Pensacola won 4-3 in 11 innings. Box Score
Ryan LaMarre went 1-4 with an RBI and a run.
Didi Gregorius went 2-4 with 2 doubles, a walk, RBI and a run.
Josh Fellhauer went 1-4 with an RBI and a run.
David Vidal went 2-5 with a double.
Yordanys Perez went 1-4 with a walk.
Mark Fleury went 3-4 with a double, RBI and a run.
Wilkin De La...
There appears to be no way to stop
this guy from hitting.
After experiencing a great month of May record-wise, the Redlegs (32-27) have fallen on tougher times in June. They've lost four out of six on their current homestand and have allowed the Pittsburgh Pirates to gain a share of the division lead. The blame for this recent downward spiral can be spread across the...
The Reds drew first blood in the Battle for Ohio last night, beating the Indians 1-7. Johnny Cueto threw a complete game in 122 pitches. Hopefully that doesn’t wear him out for next time.
The war wages on tonight at 7:10 p.m. at Great American Ball Park. Mike Leake is sick, so Mat Latos (4-2, 4.85 ERA) will take the mound for the Reds and defend against Derek...
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Brandon Phillips helped the Cincinnati Reds get through their illness with another strong game against his former team, hitting a two-run homer and driving in three runs in a 5-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night.
Phillips' two-run shot in the seventh inning made it 58 straight games with at least one homer at Great American Ball Park since...
Urban Meyer with Pete Rose and Pete Jr./Courtesy: cincinnatireds.com
In today's version of pick your own caption...we give you this:
1) Joker, Joker..and an Urban.
2) Three of a kind
3) Who are these guys?
4) Know any good tattoo parlors?
5) What do these 3 have in common? (Hint--think Truthiness)
6) We are....the 3....Amigos!
7) What are...
Brandon Phillips helped the Cincinnati Reds get through their illness with another strong game against his former team, hitting a two-run homer and driving in three runs in a 5-3 victory over the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night.
Phillips' two-run shot in the seventh inning made it 58 straight games with at least one homer at Great American Ball Park since July 29, the longest...
Jordan Bastian has the story following the Indians’ loss in Cincinnati. Apparently Derek Lowe had some choice words about Reds manager Dusty Baker-
“Dusty will deny it. It has everything to do with him. You can go ask him. He’ll deny it like he has no idea. They’ve been trying to do this [stuff] for years. I’d always come up with men on base. To say it didn’t come from...