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Jay Bruce, Player of the Week

Jay Bruce was named the NL Player of the Week for the last week of the season.   I haven't checked, but I'm willing to bet this is the first time a guy won POTW in a week when he also struck out four times i... Read More...
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Playing Favorites

We all have our favorites. Ask any Reds fan about their favorite player, and you'll get a bunch of different answers, for a bunch of different reasons. Here at the Nation, I've written about my favorite current... Read More...
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A few thoughts about Pete Rose

I know what you're thinking: I'm tired of talking about Pete Rose. The Queen City has had an obsession with Rose for fifty years, and even though it has developed into a nice little love-hate relationship, it s... Read More...
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Going to WAR

Baseball-reference.com has another nifty little feature this week. On each team's franchise encyclopedia page, it now includes the season's Wins Above Replacement (WAR) leader. In this way, you can check out ... Read More...
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Most Common Starters

Baseball-reference.com, which may be the best website in the world other than Redleg Nation, has a feature I just now saw called "Most Common Starters" by team, both by years played and by number of games. The... Read More...