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Injury updates on Reds' Brandon Phillips, Homer Bailey

Brandon Phillips will miss approximately six weeks following surgery for a torn thumb ligament, the team announced Thursday. The Reds' second baseman left Wednesday's game with a left thumb injury after making a diving defensive stop. It will be the 33-year-old's first trip to the disabled list since breaking a finger in 2008. Heading into Thursday's game, Phillips...
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9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Homer Bailey leaves start with knee injury

Cincinnati Reds pitcher Homer Bailey left his Thursday start against the Chicago Cubs early due to pain in his right knee. Bailey left with an issue in his right patellar tendon after giving up three runs in five innings of work. Your browser does not support iframes. Though his first 117 2/3 innings of work this season Bailey owns a 4.21 ERA and a 1.33 WHIP to go with a 105/38 K...
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Reds' Bailey leaves game with pain in knee

CINCINNATI (AP) -- Cincinnati Reds right-hander Homer Bailey left his start against the Chicago Cubs on Thursday in the sixth inning with pain in the patellar tendon of his right knee. Bailey was delivering a 1-2 pitch to Starlin Castro, but he didn't throw the ball while gingerly completing his motion. After a visit from trainer Paul Lessard and manager Bryan Price, during which...
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Reds Injury Alert: Homer Bailey leaves in 6th with injury

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey stopped in the middle of his windup with a 1-2 count to the first batter in the top of the 6th inning against the Chicago Cubs. Cubs announcer Len Kasper's first question was about Bailey's back. Bailey left immediately under his own power.Uh oh. Homer Bailey coming out... was in his delivery and just dropped the ball right to...
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Bailey looks to build on strong outing against Brewers

The Milwaukee Brewers may own the best record in the NL, but the Cincinnati Reds hold the upper hand in the season series. Another dazzling performance from Homer Bailey could see that success continue. After carrying a no-hitter into the seventh inning of his last outing, Bailey goes for a sixth straight win at home as the Reds try to send the Brewers to their longest slide of the...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Highlights from Homer Bailey's dominant outing versus Giants

Your browser does not support iframes.For a while, Homer Bailey flirted with a third career no-hitter on Sunday.Those aspirations were dashed in the bottom of the seventh inning when the Giants collected a couple of base hits. But that didn't prevent Bailey from turning in a dominant overall outing.All told, the right-hander improved his record to 8-4 by limiting San Francisco...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds going for the sweep

While Tim Hudson and Homer Bailey have taken different paths to identical records, they share recent struggles. Both starters will try to overcome discouraging stretches as the San Francisco Giants and Cincinnati Reds complete a four-game set Sunday at AT&T Park, though one of their teams is in considerably higher spirits. The Giants (46-35) will try to avoid suffering their...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 'Enormous gap' between Bailey and Reds in extension talks

There's an enormous gap between the #reds last offer and what Homer Bailey wants in a long-term deal, source says.— Jerry Crasnick (@jcrasnick) February 8, 2014It's going to take some major compromise for Bailey to sign and avoid hitting the market as a free agent in November. #reds— Jerry Crasnick (@jcrasnick) February 8, 2014It goes without saying, but Jerry Crasnick...
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February 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Homer Bailey headlines six Reds players filing for arbitration

A total of six Reds players officially filed arbitration paperwork on Tuesday. These players include Homer Bailey, Aroldis Chapman, Chris Heisey, Mike Leake, Sam LeCure and Alfredo Simon.Naturally, all six veterans are in line to receive big boosts in salary. But there is no Red projected to earn a bigger spike in his income than Bailey.After making $5.35 million in 2013, mlbtraderumors...
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January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Homer Bailey projected to receive hefty raise via arbitration

Homer Bailey is arbitration-eligible for the third time in his career this winter and he is very well in line to receive a substantial raise.Last season, Bailey earned a salary of $5.35 million, which according to Baseball Reference, was nearly $3 million more than the $2.425 he earned in 2012.According to MLB Trade Rumors, Bailey will see his earnings skyrocket even more for 2014...
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November 26, 2013  |  Discuss
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