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The rotation has been a strong point for the Cincinnati Reds for quite a while now, which is refreshing to say after a decade long stretch of maybe having one or two solid pitchers and three guys who probably wouldn’t start for any other team in the game. While the Reds rotation seems like a good bet to...
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The final day is here and the Cincinnati Reds Top 25 list is now complete. If you missed earlier portions of the list you can click on the link above and check it out in full.
Subscribers will get to see the top tool for each player as well as a new thing for this season where I will list the upside role for the player. All ages...
September is approaching and one of the strange things about baseball is that when it rolls around the rosters expand. No other sport operates like that and it’s a rather confusing rule. The fun part for people like you and I who follow the minor leagues so much is that we get to see new faces come up and maybe even get some playing time after the minor league season is over. Today...
With the postponement of the Reds and Rockies game over the weekend, it set up a situation where the Reds are going to need another starting pitcher for the game on Thursday at home against the Braves. Obviously the first thing to look at when trying to determine who will get the call is to look at the 40-man roster, since those players won’t require a roster move to call them...
No game notes today. It took me 21.5 hours to get to Pensacola. I need sleep. The Prospect Watch will have some good info earlier in the morning though.
Louisville had the day off.
Pensacola lost 9-3. Box Score
Yorman Rodriguez went 2-4.
Juan Duran went 3-3 with 3 doubles, 2 runs and an RBI.
Bryson Smith went 1-3 with 2 RBI.
Jamie Walczak threw 1.1 shutout innings with a walk and...
The Reds made a flurry of moves in the minor leagues Wednesday, including moving three of their top 12 prospects up a level.
Outfielder Jesse Winker and right-handed pitcher Ben Lively, the No. 3 and 12 prospects in the organization according to MLB.com, were among seven players moved from Bakersfield (advanced Single-A) to Double-A Pensacola while left-hander Ismael Guillon (ranked...
Ismael Guillon was one of nearly 20 players who have been or will be promoted for the second half.
DAYTON, OH - The Lake County Captains (26-42) defeated the Dayton Dragons (35-31) Friday night at Fifth Third Field by the score of 5-0.
After scoring early and often in the series finale Thursday night against the South Bend Silver Hawks, the Captains once again played from in front after they scored first in the top of the third inning. Shortstop Ivan Castillo got the inning...
Ismael Guillon threw seven strong innings in a Dayton Dragons win on Sunday afternoon.
EASTLAKE, OH - The Lake County Captains (23-40) fell to the Dayton Dragons (32-29) Sunday afternoon by the score of 4-2. The game's first pitch was originally scheduled for 1:30 PM, but due to a prolonged rain delay, the game did not actually start until 2:04 PM. Paid attendance was 2,085.
The Captains started the scoring in the bottom of the second inning off of Dragon starter Ismael...
Ismael Guillon threw seven strong innings for the Dayton Dragons on Thursday night.
Ismael Guillon and the Dayton Dragons pitching staff have been remarkable for the month of April.
Ismael Guillon struck out 11 batters in a brilliant start for Dayton on Wednesday night.
Ismael Guillon and the Dayton Dragons pitching staff have been dominating the Midwest League so far this season.
Ismael Guillon got his 2014 season off to a good start with 6 shutout innings for Dayton last night.
The Reds trimmed their spring training roster Tuesday as RHP Carlos Contreras, RHP Daniel Corcino, LHP David Holmberg, OF Ryan LaMarre, OF Donald Lutz and RHP Chad Rogers were optioned to Louisville, the club's Triple-A affiliate.
Sent to Double-A Pensacola were OF Juan Duran, LHP Ismael Guillon and OF Yorman Rodriguez.
Six players were reassigned to minor league camp: RHP Tim...
Taking a quick look at how the stuff of Ismael Guillon looked through the Pitch F/X system last week.
Ismael Guillon rebounded in his second spring training appearance.
The baseball magazine has been sent off to the printers - our 14th edition is in the books. Now it's time to gear the site up for spring training - pitchers and catchers will be reporting before you know it!
We have a finite amount of space in the magazine - so we can't write about every single player in each organization that we're interested in. Someone has...