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Titanic Struggle Recap

Time for a recap of tonight's titanic struggle.... FINAL Houston 0 Cincinnati 3 WP: Volquez (3-2) LP: Paulino (0-2) S: Cordero (7) BOX SCORE POSITIVES --By far the best start of the year for Edinson Volquez. ... Read More...
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Titanic Struggle Recap

Time for a recap of today's titanic struggle.... FINAL Atlanta 10 Cincinnati 2 WP: Lowe (2-1) LP: Arroyo (3-1) BOX SCORE POSITIVES --N/A NEGATIVES --Place the responsibility for this loss directly in the lap... Read More...
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Titanic Struggle Recap

Time for a recap of tonight's titanic struggle.... FINAL Cincinnati 6 Milwaukee 1 WP: Arroyo (2-0) LP: Parra (0-2) BOX SCORE POSITIVES --The Reds are now a game over .500, and they've won three in a row. Fun,... Read More...
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Titanic Struggle Recap

FINAL New York Mets 6 Cincinnati Reds 8 WP: Bronson Arroyo (1-0) LP: Oliver Perez (0-1) S: CoCo (1) BOX SCORE Positives --Reds win! Reds win! First victory (of many, we hope) of the 2009 season. --Do you like ... Read More...
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Opening Day…and more

Some choice items from around the interwebs... --Mark Sheldon wants to know how many of you have written off the season already. Not me. --Dusty Baker's explanation for the poor defense in the outfield yester... Read More...
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Pre-game roster thoughts

The weather is looking terrible in Cincinnati right now. In a related story, my decision to stay home and watch on television is looking better all the time. Anyway, Justin had some thoughts on the roster and ... Read More...
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Pitching, pitching, pitching

At this point, I wouldn't be surprised to see Homer Bailey and Micah Owings both start the season in the Reds rotation. I'm not optimistic about Bronson Arroyo: Bronson Arroyo is being examined by a physician ... Read More...
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Futures

Nice outing so far by Johnny Cueto. As much as we're worried about Arroyo and CoCo, I've long felt that Cueto was poised to have an outstanding season this year. I hope that comes to pass. Offensively, Edwin E... Read More...
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Ummm…not good

Wow, ugly outings for Bronson Arroyo and Francisco Cordero against the Reds minor leaguers tonight. Arroyo: 3 innings, 7 hits, 6 earned runs. CoCo: 2 IP, 3 hits, 4 runs, 3 ER. Can we worry about Cordero yet? ... Read More...
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“[A]stute Reds fans”

ESPN has their Reds season preview up. It's written by Jerry Crasnick, and it's actually a pretty good in-depth preview. Below the fold, check out the photo of Edinson Volquez, Joey Votto, and Johnny Cueto that... Read More...
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Bronson Arroyo’s carpal tunnel

John Fay has a quick update on our boy Bronson Arroyo: Bronson Arroyo threw a bullpen session this morning, his first since dealing with a flare-up of carpal tunnel. "It went all right," he said. "There's sti... Read More...
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Short hops

--Another glowing profile of Homer Bailey. He really does sound like a different kid than the one we've gotten to know over the last few years. And remember, he is still only 22 years old. --Bronson Arroyo's ... Read More...