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Who's on first? Reds hope Votto is

This is another in a series of periodic looks at the Reds, position-by-position. Today we'll look at first base. Joey Votto is obviously the guy. He's going to play every day that he's healthy. And the Reds are convinced he's going to be healthy after missing most of this season with a strain of his distal left quadriceps. Given that Votto missed all that time,...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds Injury Update: Joey Votto, Mat Latos

The Cincinnati Reds entered Wednesday night's game against the Chicago Cubs with a record of 71-81, fourth in the National League Central. The Reds have struggled offensively, ranked 28th in the Major Leagues in runs scored. With ten games remaining, the Reds hold out hope that Joey Votto could return before the end of the season. In other injury news, Mat Latos threw for the...
Via MLB Injury News
September 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds Injury Update: Joey Votto not being shut down yet

The Cincinnati Reds dropped to 67-76 on the season following a 4-3 loss to the New York Mets on Sunday. The Reds have struggled all season offensively, ranked just 26th in the Major Leagues in runs scored. A big reason for the offensive woes is the absence of Joey Votto, who has missed over half the season with injury. The Reds have not given up hope that Votto could return before...
Via MLB Injury News
September 08, 2014  |  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

Video: Watch Joey Votto smash walk-off home run

Your browser does not support iframes.Friday home games at Great American Ball Park means post-game fireworks and Joey Votto provided more than enough in Cincinnati's thrilling 4-3 victory over Colorado.After Jonathan Broxton relinquished the lead in the top of the ninth, Votto stepped to the plate to lead off the home half. Soon thereafter, the Reds first basemen worked the...
Via Redlegs Review
May 10, 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

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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