It was another day with impressive hitting in run-producing situations and for power, as the Cincinnati Reds won their fourth in a row and fourth out of five games out of the gate with a 14-1 win over Pittsburgh. Some in Redleg Nation and beyond will cite small sample size before being willing to consider that this might be the start of something big. I will certainly admit that it's too early to say anything other than maybe all of last year's bad BABIP luck is reversing itself in less than a week's time. It's also very fair to suggest that for at least the past two days, they have been playing against essentially a Class AAAA team.
It has only been four games, but the energy and passion from the 2021 Cincinnati Reds is palpable. Since a nightmare first inning on Opening Day, the Reds have played inspired baseball. They have competed in every at-bat. Each pitcher has stepped into their role and thrived. The Reds fell behind early tonight, but the offense kept grinding out at-bats until they finally broke through.
Aristides Aquino has reportedly made the Cincinnati Reds Opening Day roster according to Héctor Gómez of Z101 Digital.
The Cincinnati Reds have their answer: Aristides Aquino is out of options, but pitchers José De León and Cionel Pérez are not.
Players that we believed were out of options heading into the 2021 season may not be as teams await rulings from Major League Baseball.
Cincinnati Reds outfielder Aristides Aquino wants to get back to having fun on the baseball field.
The Cincinnati Reds' 3-2 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers tonight sets up what can only be described using the inimitable words of Marty Brennaman as a "titanic struggle" Wednesday night.
The Cincinnati Reds have called up R.J. Alaniz, placed José De León on the 10-day injured list, and designated Nick Williams for assignment.
Aristides Aquino was optioned to the alternate roster at Prasco Park following the Cincinnati Reds double header on Monday.
Trevor Bauer and Yu Darvish face off when the Cincinnati Reds and Chicago Cubs play each other in the second game of a three game series.
The Battle for Ohio is back! The Cincinnati Reds and the Cleveland Indians begin a four game series tonight, with the first two at Great American Ball Park.