Cubs return home in a battle for for first place against the Reds.
Jon Lester vs. Mike Leake
First, let's take a moment and enjoy Fowler's game winning home run once again.
Fowler's last 2 games (4 for 8...
The last time Mike Leake won three straight starts, he followed it up with possibly the worst outing of his career.
He probably doesn't have to worry about such drastic struggles against San Diego.
The right-hander will try to win a career-best fourth straight start Tuesday night when his Cincinnati Reds face the Padres at run-starved Petco Park.
Despite their offensive deficiencies...
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The Reds Starting Pitcher, Mike Leake, had a brilliant performance recently when he went up against the San Francisco Giants.
He’s usually nothing more than a popular name in Cincinnati, he doesn’t get he national attention like many other pitchers do, especially those who have stats similar to his. Mike is a strong and reliable 3rd or 4th starter...
CINCINNATI -- No one needed to tell Mike Leake what was needed from him. The Reds' right-hander watched the bludgeoning the rest of the pitching staff took Friday night at the hands of the Toronto Blue Jays. He knew the bullpen could use a day of rest because of the long week it has had.
Knowing a situation is one thing. Going out and doing something about it, especially when you...
One of the most stunning comebacks in franchise history might have given the Toronto Blue Jays the boost they need to get back on track and protect their AL East lead.
J.A. Happ looks to give another strong outing while the Blue Jays' hitters try to add to Cincinnati Reds right-hander Mike Leake's recent woes Saturday.
Toronto (42-33) looked like it was heading for a season high...
Here what's ahead on the latest edition of Reds Weekly:
- Why has Mike Leake been one of the best pitchers in the national league through the first two months of the season? Chris Welsh will tackle that topic.
- Plus, an inspiring story at Reds Fantasy camp about a wounded warrior and the camper who made his dream come true.
- Two great game-saving catches on the same night? It was...
CINCINNATI -- If Mike Leake were any less of a man he would knock on Cincinnati Reds general manager Walt Jocketty's office door, peek in and say, "Trade me now. Please, trade me now."
That isn't going to happen despite the fact Leake is this year's tough luck and hang with 'em story for the Reds.
Much has been said and written about Johnny Cueto's amazing run of pitching, only a...
CINCINNATI -- Mike Leake is an unassuming figure. Put him up against the likes of a Jonathan Broxton and, well, one is a little more intimidating than the other.
If people haven't figured it out yet, it's not good to judge Leake no matter where he is on the baseball field.
Leake's performances on the pitching mound and in the batter's box Tuesday were instrumental in the Reds ending...