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Reds try to avoid sweep
Reds lineup vs. Mets Stubbs 8 Renteria 6 Votto 3 Phillips 4 Heisey 7 Bruce 9 Hernandez 2 Frazier 5 Bailey 1 *The Reds are trying to avoid a four-game sweep at the hands of the Mets for the first time since July 18-21, 1997 at Shea Stadium. The Mets have...
Posted: 7/28/2011 10:14 AM in Mark My Word
Today is Mercury Marty’s birthday! Happy birthday, old-timer! ….. Oh and oddly enough, today is also Thom’s birthday. Happy birthday, Thom! I was given false information. Today is NOT Thom’s birthday but I’m still going to leave this photo up for his...
Posted: 7/28/2011 9:22 AM in Better Off Red
New Reds
John Sickels has a quick look at the two players Cincinnati received from Washington in the Jonny Gomes trade, pitcher Chris Manno and outfielder Bill Rhinehart. It occurred to me yesterday that I actually saw Rhinehart play two games a couple of weeks...
Posted: 7/28/2011 9:00 AM in Redleg Nation
Farmers Only: Take solace in prospects
Louisville lost in 10 innings, 2-0. Edinson Volquez threw 6 shutout innings, striking out 4. Brad Boxberger threw 2 shutout innings with 2 Ks. Boxy has had his struggles in AAA, but he has also struck out 17 batters in 13.1 IP. If Francisco Cordero i...
Posted: 7/28/2011 8:23 AM in Red Reporter
Down on the Farm
Games Played on 07/27/11 Minor League Player of the Day: Bakersfield middle infielder, Brodie Greene, went 3-4 with a double and a homer and drove in all 6 runs for the Blaze. (.290/.350/.426) AAA Rochester 2 – Louisville 0 10 innings There were no offensive...
Posted: 7/28/2011 7:47 AM in Redleg Nation
Looking back: Reds trades in July
In advance of the trade deadline, here are 15 of the more noteworthy deals the Reds have executed in July since 1995:
Posted: 7/28/2011 12:36 AM in Cincinnati Reds
Titanic Struggle Recap: Complete Disarray
Let’s recap tonight’s titanic struggle…. FINAL New York (NL) 8 Cincinnati 2 W: M. Pelfrey (6-9) L: B. Arroyo (7-9) BOX SCORE POSITIVES –No positives. Well, Joey Votto had a double and a homer, I guess. — –Aaaahh, screw it. I don’t have the energy to recap...
Posted: 7/27/2011 11:19 PM in Redleg Nation
The World’s Biggest Corey Patterson Fan
Clearly, that fan is Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker. Why else would he describe the trade by the St. Louis Cardinals of promising young power-hitting, speedy outfielder Colby Rasmus like this? There’s some level of frustration in here because the...
Posted: 7/27/2011 11:13 PM in Red Hot Mama
Arroyo: ‘Yeah, it’s totally frustrating’
The Reds have scored two runs or less in five of their seven losses since the All-Star break. Wednesday fit the desciption of lackluster in every manner during an 8-2 loss to the Mets. A team that was first in runs during the first half, came into tonight...
Posted: 7/27/2011 11:02 PM in Mark My Word

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