CHRIS HEISEY RUMORS & GOSSIP
PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) -- Chris Heisey is confident in knowing he doesn't have to put a lot of pressure on himself to make the Cincinnati Reds' major league roster out of spring training. A seasoned veteran and valuable fourth outfielder, he can focus on more specialized parts of his game.
Heisey looked to be dialed in on Friday, hitting two homers as a split squad of Reds beat...
GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- Chris Heisey walked into the clubhouse Monday morning, a bag of bats slung over his shoulder. When he reached his locker and dropped the bag on the floor, his dressing neighbor, Chris Nelson, said, "Man, that was some batting practice session. You are the talk of the camp."
A writer approached Heisey and said, "You look as if you are ready for the...
Player of the Game: Chris Heisey (2-for-3) with a double, home run and two RBI.
It may not feel like it in Cleveland, but baseball is officially back.
The Indians dropped their first game of Cactus league action against their state rival Cincinnati Reds Wednesday afternoon, 8-3. Outscoring the Tribe 6-1 over the final four frames, Cincy cruised to the easy victory in...
Outfielder Chris Heisey has agreed to a $1.76 million, one-year contract, leaving the Cincinnati Reds with five players in salary arbitration.
Heisey was in line to take over as the full-time left fielder after Ryan Ludwick tore the labrum in his right shoulder while sliding into base on opening day. Instead, Heisey pulled his right hamstring and was on the disabled list from April...
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January 16, 2014
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Chris Heisey put his power on full display Wednesday night by depositing a home run into the upper deck of Busch Stadium.
Heisey's ninth home run of the season came in the top of the ninth inning off St. Louis Cardinals reliever Fernando Salas and effectively gave the Reds a 10-0 lead.
It's not everyday you see a ball end...
After almost two months recovering from a hamstring issue, Chris Heisey has been activated and is back in the lineup as the designated hitter against the Oakland A’s tonight.
Heisey had been playing games with the AAA Louisville Bats for the last week, going 4 for 20.
“I felt really good at the plate,” he said. “I didn’t have the results to show for it, but I hit some balls...
ESPN's Keith Law recently highlighted eight players who he believes are destined to take a leap forward in performance this season. One of those players he included was Reds platoon outfielder Chris Heisey.
Here is what Law had to say about him:
I've always thought the Reds didn't like Heisey, given how they've relegated him to super-sub duty in the outfield...
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Is there any single play in baseball more exciting than an inside-the-park home run? Most likely not. The only other occurence I can think of that may rival it is a play at home plate. Well, the video clip above has BOTH.
Chris Heisey spent all of spring training and six weeks of the season looking for his swing.
"All spring, I was waiting for my swing to click," he said. "I didn't want to press too hard because it was spring training. It never really did. For the first month or so, I was pretty much completely lost at the plate."
Heisey's average was hovering around .200...
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Heisey's shining moment last year came when he clubbed
three homers in a single game vs the Yankees in June
Heisey didn't always get ample opportunities to play in 2011, but he took full advantage when he did. In just 279 at-bats he managed to clobber 28 extra base hits (18 homers) and drive in 50 runs, all the while playing great defense wherever needed. If you were...