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Before Wednesday nightÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s game, the Reds had scored 419 runs in 106 games, or 3.953 runs per game (R/G), which ranks them 15th of the 16 NL teams.... Read More...
From the free side of Baseball Prospectus...they're confused about Drew Stubbs and concerned about Edinson Volquez:
First....about Drew Stubbs:
Drew Stubbs, OF, Reds (Triple-A Louisville)
M... Read More...
This goes hand in hand with Chris's excellent post last night (definitely go read that one before it gets bumped too far down the page). America's Best Sportswriter (TM) has weighed in on the ongoing debacle we... Read More...
Earlier tonight, we were wondering if Dusty Baker has always batted a lousy (but fast!) CF in the leadoff spot, or if that was some special torture he dreamed up for Reds fans.
I ran through the history of Dus... Read More...
Time for a recap of tonight's titanic struggle....
San Diego 7
WP: Latos (2-1)
LP: Harang (5-12)
--Ladies and Gentlemen, I present to you: ROCK BOTTOM!
--TOS* One stupi... Read More...
Only Dusty Baker would bat 2 of the 5 worst "hitters" in the majors at the top of his lineup night... Read More...
Dusty being Dusty:
Chris Dickerson going on the disabled list would have seemed like a perfect time to call up one of the RedsÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ top outfield prospects.
Manager Dusty Baker said the Reds c... Read More...
I was wondering just how many good weeks Willy Taveras has had this season -- it just feels like he's had about three excellent weeks and 15 godawful ones. Ã‚Â I was pretty close. Ã‚Â Only thing I didn't realiz... Read More...
I saw these two quotes in Sunday's Louisville Courier-Journal in an article about the Louisville Bats and I feel they're a harbinger of things to come in baseball.
From Louisville manager Rick Sweet discuss... Read More...
I'm tired of writing about Willy Taveras. Really, I am.
The Reds have a lot of interesting players and storylines, and I'm going to focus more on those things in the days ahead. Besides, everyone who isn't na... Read More...
Time for a recap of today's titanic struggle....
WP: Hanson (2-0)
LP: Maloney (0-2)
--None. Pathetic performance.
--I can't say any more rig... Read More...