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Reds Injury Update: Joey Votto "doing great" in offseason rehab

The Cincinnati Reds struggled to a 76-86 record this past season in large part to an offense that was 28th in the Major Leagues in runs scored. Looking ahead, the Reds may look to free agency or trades to improve the offense in 2015, but a big factor could be the health of first baseman Joey Votto. The good news is that he appears to be doing great in his rehab this off season from...
Via Sports Injury Alert
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Walt Jocketty on Votto's rehab, 'doing great'

Joey Votto missed the majority of the season last year with a distal strain of the quadriceps near his left knee, and during an off-season where the Reds may look elsewhere for more offense, getting Votto back healthy for next season wouldn't hurt. According to Mark Sheldon at, Reds general manager Walt Jocketty said Votto is 'doing great' in his rehab. "Joey is doing great...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
7 days ago  |  Discuss

The Unfortunate Case of Joey Votto's Contract

You don't have to listen all that closely to hear the disappointment of disgruntled Cincinnati Reds fans. It's been a rough season for their ball club: they've been streaky in all the wrong ways and currently stand nine games back in the NL Central at 66–72. A big part of this can be chalked up to injuries and poor pitching, but let's focus on the injuries. Yes...
Via The Sports Post
September 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Votto's especially clean locker sparks trade rumors

Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto might need to start keeping a messy locker if he wants to avoid being the subject of trade rumors in the future. Despite the fact that Votto has a full no-trade clause in his contract, rumors began to spread quickly on Sunday morning before the Reds-Brewers game that the slugger had been traded. Votto was given the day off against Milwaukee...
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds fan makes one-handed catch -- while holding son

Your browser does not support iframes.A Cincinnati Reds fan made a great one-handed catch of a foul ball - while holding his son in his other arm - during Wednesday's game against Chicago.It happened in the bottom of the third as Reds batter Joey Votto sent the first pitch of his at-bat foul into the third base stands. The Reds fan held his son safely out of harm's way in...
Via Holdout Sports
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Joey Votto does interview dressed as a mountie

Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto was on Intentional Talk today before the Reds-Cardinals game, and he did his interview with Kevin Millar and Chris Rose dressed like a Mountie, hitting every Canadian stereotype you can imagine. This is pretty amazing.
Via The Outside Corner
April 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Votto 'really happy' about breaking record previously held by Pete Rose

Joey Votto made history on Friday. With two hits, Votto set a new Reds single season record by reaching base 312 times by a combination of walks, hits, and hit-by-pitch. At the time of this writing, he had reached base three more times on Saturday, increasing his overall mark to 315. The previous record was set by Pete Rose in 1969. Votto credits his ability to play...
Via Redlegs Review
September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Joey Votto stars as hilarious cartoon with Jayson Werth

Have you wondered what kind of conversation takes place between a runner and a first basemen? If so, I've got just the right animated video clip for you. Seen here is a cartoon version of Reds All-Star Joey Votto talking with a cartoon version of Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth in an animated clip produced by Yahoo! Sports. The animation is one of many in its...
Via Redlegs Review
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Is Joey Votto a legitimate contender to win MVP honors?

Numbers don't lie. It's a phrase and philosophy most baseball fans have heard all of their lifetime. But there is one player in particular who has been making baseball pundits reconsider their definition of success on the diamond. He wears a Reds uniform, plays first base, and is arguably one of the best hitters in the modern game. His name is Joey Votto. At first glance...
Via Redlegs Review
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Joey Votto hosts terminally ill man at no-hitter two days before man passes away

Reds All-Star first baseman Joey Votto hosted a terminally-ill Ohio man for Homer Bailey's no-hitter just two days before the man passed away. Centerville, Ohio native Jeff Crews was diagnosed with Stage 4 Giloblastoma in June and was given just four-to-six weeks to live. Crews died on Thursday, but not before getting to spend the day at Great American Ball Park as a guest...
Via Redlegs Review
July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

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