2017 Spring Training

Devin Mesoraco could miss Opening Day

I'm not sure any of us should be surprised by this "news," but here you go: Devin Mesoraco called Opening Day “arbitrary” among a 162-game season, so if the veteran catcher isn’t ready by ... Read More...

Goodyear journal 3/20

The Reds played the Kansas City Royals today at Surprise Stadium in Surprise, AZ. The Royals share the ballpark with the Texas Rangers. Surprise is a Phoenix exurb about 30 minutes north of Goodyear. Surprise S... Read More...

Why Dilson Herrera?

Editor’s Note: I hope you will join me in welcoming Jordan Barhorst to the Redleg Nation family. Jordan has been writing for the Reds in various places for a while, and I'm really happy that he's joining... Read More...

Spring Training Surprises

Like baseball itself, Spring Training has changed and evolved over the years. Logistically, it sure has for Cincinnati. The Reds left Florida for Arizona in 2010, a move that probably still irks some in the ... Read More...

Rookie and Bronson and Homer

This piece by Zach Buchanan in the Enquirer makes me like Bronson Arroyo, Homer Bailey, and Rookie Davis even more than I already did. And I was already a huge fan of Arroyo and Bailey. That’s what le... Read More...

On Riding the Pine

During spring training, even teams that figure to be quite bad usually have most of their starters set. Such is the case with the Reds this year (though I think they'll be decent - but that's not today's topic)... Read More...