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Here's what you can expect on tonight's Reds Live - Spring Training Live:
Drew Stubbs is well aware of what he needs to do to become the ballplayer he, and the Reds, would like, and he shares his thoughts in a visit with Jeff Piecoro.The Terrible Test returns tonight when none other than second baseman Brandon Phillips answers Jim Days questions.Todd Frazier is the Reds resident NCAA basketball expert hear his picks for the area teams involved in the tournament sweet sixteen.In another edition of Spring Training Memories, learn how Big Red Machine-era infielder Doug Flynn learned he made the major league club for the first time.The Mayor Sean Casey will be inducted into the Reds Hall of Fame this summer, and as you can imagine, hes fired up about it. Hear his comments.In addition to the already-departed Pujols and Fielder from the NL Central, there may be other key members of division contenders starting the season on the shelf our guys will discuss the developments.Our NEW nightly show, Reds Live Spring Training 2012, airs Monday thru Friday from March 12th to the 30th. Each weeknight starting at 6:30pm, Reds fans will get 30 minutes of Reds Spring Training news, notes, interviews and features. Jim Day, Chris Welsh, and Jeff Piecoro will host the show from the Reds Spring Training complex with appearances by Jeff Brantley, Jim Kelch, and Thom Brennaman.
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What a difference a year makes for Paul Janish -- and not in a good way.Janish was the starting shortstop last spring. Edgar Renteria was brought in to back him up but the job was Janish's.Janish did lose the job. He was hitting .227 without a home run on July 7 when the Reds optioned him to Class AAA Louisville and brought up Zack Cozart. Cozart was deemed the shortstop of 2012...
Goodyear, Arizona -- The Redlegs (9-11-1) and the Rangers (5-14) burned the midnight oil, so to speak, on Thursday as the two tangled in a late night bout at Goodyear Ballpark. Backed by a strong outing from starter Mat Latos coupled with an onslaught of offense, Cincinnati came away with a convincing 6-2 victory. Here's a recap of the good, the bad, and the notables from the...
Dayton Daily News reporter Hal McCoy recently returned from Arizona and Cincinnati Reds’ Spring Training. This was his 40th one, so he’s certainly seen enough to know that the results don’t matter.
You see, spring training games will fool you every time. Outcomes are unimportant because pitchers are working on … [visit site to read more]
Here is how the Reds prospects performed in the game last night:
Denis Phipps went 1-2 with a run and a steal.
Zack Cozart went 2-3 with 2 doubles and a run.
Todd Frazier went 0-2.
Devin Mesoraco went 2-3 with 2 doubles and a run.
Chris Valaika went 0-1.
Zack Cozart has been the hottest hitter in camp for the Reds over the last week or so, getting what seems like two hits every...
As part of our preview for the upcoming 2012 season, we’ll be doing a ’10 Bold Predictions for 2012′ series that will be featured between now and Opening Day. Our first prediction focuses on the National League’s Most Valuable Player Award for 2012, and it’s going to surprise you while it really shouldn’t. Not coming from us anyways.
Ask any devoted Cincinnati Reds...
The Reds were off Wednesday, so there is no game rundown for today. The Reds are not off again until the day before the regular season begins.
Tom Nichols has up the most recent preview of the 2012 Dragons roster at DaytonDragons.com, this time looking at third base. The favorite for the position is Junior Arias according to Nichols.
Arias advanced to Billings of the Pioneer League...
Per Jon Heyman at CBSSports Joey Votto wants his next deal to be a long one. A 5 year deal does not interest Votto who
“It would be tough for a [top] position player to sign for five years. No matter how fond a person is of the city, players have to maximize the number of years,”Votto said.would look more in the 9 or 10 year range. (comparable to the deals that Prince Fielder...
Reds manager Dusty Baker sat back in his chair at the start of spring training in Arizona and considered that it's his final season under contract.
Worried? No. How a manager does usually comes down to the depth of talent on his roster. And Baker likes what he has to work with this time around.
''It boils down to the more talent you have, the better your chances are...
The Reds made a bold decision to push all their
chips to the center of the table this year, and
Vegas seems to think their move could pay off.
I'll be the first to admit that I personally try and avoid gambling. I've never been much of a risk-taker and I cringe at the thought of not having control of my (betting) fate. With that said, I do find the odds coming out...
Cincinnati Reds closer Ryan Madson was scratched for a scheduled appearance Thursday.Madson had yet to appear in a game during spring training due to soreness in his pitching elbow. He appeared to be on the mend after facing four batters in a simulated game on Tuesday.“We’re sorting it out,” Reds general manager Walt Jocketty said. “We’ll let you know.”The Reds signed...
You know how you avoid bending over so that your underwear does not show? Writing about baseball can be like that. Topics are sometimes avoided because of fear you will look either biased or uninformed and neither is a comfortable place to be. In this particular space, posts about the Cincinnati Reds have been particularly avoided and it is not because the team is disliked. On the...
Here is how the prospects performed in the game Tuesday afternoon
Chris Valaika went 2-2 with a double.
Zack Cozart went 1-2 with a double and RBI.
Todd Frazier went 1-2.
Denis Phipps went 0-1.
Daryl Jones went 0-1.
Andrew Brackman allowed 2 runs in 1.2 innings with a walk and a strikeout.
Zack Cozart continues hitting well. Brackman had a rough game and may have punched his ticket...
I missed this the other day, but just saw it on Redleg Nation when catching up on Cincinnati Reds news (or … [visit site to read more]
The Cincinnati Reds gave up a lot to get Mat Latos, and manager Dusty Baker likes what he's seen from the right-hander this spring.
Latos pitched five strong innings to lead the Reds to a 6-2 victory over a split-squad of Texas Rangers on Thursday night. He yielded a leadoff homer to Julio Borbon to start the game, then allowed just three more hits while striking out three and...
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) -- Matt Latos pitched five strong innings to lead the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-2 victory over a split-squad of Texas Rangers on Thursday night.
Latos yielded a leadoff homer to Julio Borbon to start the game, then allowed just three more hits. He struck out three and walked none.
Rangers starter Scott Feldman gave up two runs and eight hits in 4 1-3 innings....