Denis Phipps ended the Louisville Bats season with a walk-off grand slam on Monday.
Louisville won 9-5. Box Score
Josh Fellhauer went 1-3 with a walk, HBP and 2 runs.
Neftali Soto went 1-2 with a walk, HBP and 3 runs.
Felix Perez went 2-3 with 2 doubles, a walk and 3 RBI.
Denis Phipps went 2-4 with an RRBI and a run.
Kristopher Negron went 2-4 with a double, HR (2) and 4 RBI.
Jose Arredondo threw 3 perfect innings with 5 strikeouts.
Jose Diaz threw a shutout inning...
Louisville lost 12-7. Box Score
Emmanuel Burris went 1-4 with a run.
Mike Hessman went 3-4 with 2 doubles and 2 runs.
Henry Rodriguez went 3-4 with an RBI.
Denis Phipps went 1-3 with a walk and a run.
Kristopher Negron went 0-0 with 2 walks a run and an RBI.
Josh Fellhauer went 1-1 as a pinch hitter.
Nevin Ashley went 1-1 with a pinch hit 2-run double.
Mike MacDougal threw a shutout...
Louisville lost 1-0. Box Score
Neftali Soto went 1-3 with a walk.
Denis Phipps went 1-2 with a walk.
Chad Reineke threw 7 shutout innings with a walk and 4 strikeouts.
Curtis Partch allowed a run in 2 innings with a walk and a strikeout.
The Bats offense continued to struggle and the Bats wasted a great pitching performance by Chad Reineke. Billy Hamilton drew a walk...
Louisville lost 7-3. Box Score
Emmanuel Burriss went 2-4 with a walk.
Felix Perez went 1-4 with a run.
Neftali Soto went 1-3 with a walk and a run.
Denis Phipps went 1-4 with adouble and a run.
Josh Fellhauer went 1-4 with an RBI.
Nevin Ashley went 1-4 with 2 RBI.
Sean Marshall (rehab) threw a shutout inning with 2 strikeouts.
Mike MacDougal threw 1.2 shutout innings.
Louisville lost 5-4. Box Score
Billy Hamilton went 1-4 with a triple and RBI.
Felix Perez went 1-3 with a double, walk and a run.
Mike Hessman went 1-4 with a run.
Neftali Soto went 1-4 with a run and RBI.
Denis Phipps went 1-4 with an RBI.
Henry Rodriguez went 1-1.
Greg Reynolds went 1-2 with a run and a walk at the plate. On the mound he allowed 2 runs in 6.1 innings with 2 strikeouts...
Louisville lost 2-1. Box Score
Billy Hamilton went 1-3 with a walk and 2 steals (13).
Emmanuel Burris went 0-2 with 2 walks.
Denis Phipps went 1-3 with a solo HR (2) and a walk.
Yohan Pino allowed 2 unearned runs in 5.1 innings with 2 walks and 3 strikeouts.
Mark Prior threw 2 shutout innings of relief with 3 strikeouts.
Billy Hamilton may slowly be coming out of his...
Louisville lost 4-1. Box Score
Denis Phipps went 1-2 with 2 walks.
Mike MacDougal threw a hitless inning with a walk and 2 strikeouts.
Jose Diaz allowed an unearned run in a hitless inning with two walks.
Jose Arredondo threw a hitless inning with a walk and 2 strikeouts.
Justin Freeman threw a perfect inning with 2 strikeouts.
Daniel Corcino struggled with his control...
Louisville lost 4-1. Box Score
Jason Donald went 2-4.
Felix Perez went 1-2.
Denis Phipps wen 1-3.
Armando Galarraga allowed a run in 3.2 innings with 2 walks and 4 strikeouts.
Wilkin De La Rosa threw a hitless inning with 2 walks and a strikeout.
Clay Hensley threw a hitless inning with Aa walk.
Armando Galarraga left the game early with what appeared to be a blister...
Louisville lost 8-0. Box Score
Billy Hamilton went 1-4 with a steal (7).
Denis Phipps went 0-1 with 2 walks.
Felix Perez went 1-3.
Daniel Corcino allowed 2 runs in 5 innings with 2 walks and 4 strikeouts.
Nick Christiani threw 1.2 shutout innings with a strikeout.
The offensive struggled continued for the Bats as they had just 2 hits on the day. Daniel Corcino rebounded...
Louisville won 4-1. Box Score
Denis Phipps went 2-4 with a double, 2 runs and an RBI.
Neftali Soto went 2-4 with 2 doubles, a run and 2 RBI.
Ray Chang went 1-3 with a walk and an RBI.
Kristopher Negron went 1-3 with a triple and a walk.
Greg Reynolds threw 7 shut out innings with a strikeout.
Neftali Soto came off of the DL with a big game in his first go of the season...
Louisville lost 7-2. Box Score
Billy Hamilton went 4-5 with 2 RBI and 3 steals (6).
Mike Hessman went 0-3 with 2 walks.
Denis Phipps went 0-2 with 3 walks.
Konrad Schmidt went 0-3 with 2 walks and a run.
Ray Chang went 2-4 with a double and a run.
Nick Christiani threw 2.1 shutout innings with 3 strikeouts.
Clay Hensley threw a perfect inning with a strikeout.
Kevin Whelan threw...
Louisville won 6-4. Box Score
Billy Hamilton went 2-3 with a double, run and 3 steals before exiting with an injury.
Henry Rodriguez went 1-4 with a double, walk, RBI and a run.
Mike Hessman went 2-4 with a walk and 2 solo HR (4).
Denis Phipps went 1-4 with a HR (1) and 2 RBI.
Jason Donald went 2-4 with 2 doubles.
Felix Perez went 1-3 with a double.
Nevin Ashley went 1-4 with a...
Louisville won 4-3. Box Score
Billy Hamilton went 1-4 with a double.
Felix Perez went 1-4 with a walk off HR (1).
Mike Hessman went 2-3 with 2 solo HR (2).
Henry Rodriguez went 1-3 with a double and a run.
Denis Phipps went 1-3 with an RBI.
Tony Cingrani threw 6 no-hit innings with a walk and 14 strikeouts.
Justin Freeman threw 2 shutout innings with 3 strikeouts
News and notes
The Reds put a beat down on the Diamondbacks yesterday and it was mostly built on the backs of the youngsters. Here is how the guys performed.
Billy Hamilton went 0-1 with a walk.
Ryan LaMarre went 1-3 with a walk, double and 2 runs.
Kristopher Negron went 2-3 with an RBI, triple and 2 runs.
Denis Phipps went 1-2 with a run and a triple.
Yorman Rodriguez went 2-2...
The Reds announced their non-roster invitees to spring training yesterday. Here is the list of prospects invited (not including guys already on the 40-man roster who are invited automatically):
Tucker Barnhart – C
Billy Hamilton – OF
Ryan LaMarre – OF
Kristopher Negron – INF/OF
Denis Phipps – OF
Derrick Robinson – OF
Nick Christiani – RHP
Wilkin De La Rosa – LHP...
Tonight I finished all of the writing for the 2013 Prospect Guide. I will be ready for the printer on Monday. If you plan on purchasing a soft cover version of the book rather than the PDF version, please pre-order if before the weekend is over. Soft cover version orders have been few and far between thus far and the pre-orders are what I have used in the past to determine the amount...
by: Parker Perry
The Cincinnati Reds non-tendered, but re-signed, two members of their 40-man roster Saturday.
Kris Negron and Denis Phipps were removed from the 40-man roster in preparation of the baseball winter meetings that will begin December 3 in Nashville, TN.
The transaction means that Reds now have two open spots on their roster, allowing...
The Reds have one corner outfield spot locked up through at least 2016 with Jay Bruce, though they are currently in the market for another guy for left field, though they could fall back on Todd Frazier and attempt to find a third baseman.
The top corner outfield prospect, who is clearly in a group all to himself, is Jesse Winker. The Reds selected Winker in the supplemental first...
You get the feeling the Reds were out partying a little too late after clinching the division, based on their performance last night. It was the rubber game against the Dodgers, and the Reds were actually hanging in there for a while. But in the end, 3 Joey Votto walks and a Denis Phipps home run were not enough.
The game was a must-win for the Dodgers who are still in...
Didi Gregorius drives in Denis Phipps to break the shut-out and give the Reds the lead.Remember when Johnny Cueto became the first National League pitcher to get his 17th win? Yeah, that was the last time Cueto got a victory, 4 starts ago. But finally, on his 4th try, he picked up his 18th victory.
Cueto wasn’t Cueto, but he was pitching against the Chicago Cubs, so it didn’t...
It’s September, and the rosters have expanded. This year, the Cincinnati Reds called up reliever Logan Ondrusek, infielders Didi Gregorius and Henry Rodriguez, outfielder Denis Phipps, and catcher Devin Mesoraco. In addition, on Tuesday the team visit site to read more]
8/29 Game Review
Louisville lost 4-2. Box Score
Denis Phipps went 2-4 with 2 doubles, a walk and 2 runs.
Didi Gregorius went 2-5 with 2 RBI.
Willie Harris went 1-3 with a double.
Pedro Villarreal allowed 2 earned in 6 innings with a walk and 3 strikeouts.
Will Ohman threw a shutout inning with a walk and a strikeout.
Not a whole lot to write about for this one.
Columbus 4 Louisville 2
Bats (51-88), Last place International League West, 34.0 GB
-Pedro Villarreal (L 3-12, 4.61) gave up two earned runs in three innings.
-2B Didi Gregorius drove in two runs on two hits. CF Denis Phipps doubled twice and scored twice.
Blue Wahoos (67-66, 33-31), 3rd place Southern League South, 1.5 GB
Pensacola was off on Wednesday and return...
Louisville 4 Toledo 3Bats (51-86), Last place International League West, 31.5 GB-Tim Gustafson (W 5-5, 5.13) threw 6.2 innings of one-run baseball. Jordan Smith got his 13th save.-CF Denis Phipps was 3-4, with a two-run home run (15), and two runs scored. SS Didi Gregorius added a two-run shot (6) of his own.Pensacola 5 Mississippi 2 (Game 1)-Tony Cingrani struck out six and gave...