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And so it begins…

Finally. Opening Day is upon us, and I couldn't be more excited. Yeah, I'm pretty excited every year at this time, but this year seems, I dunno, different. The Reds have had nine straight losing seasons; by al... Read More...
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Redleg Roundup

Look! It's a whole mess o' links, direct from the home office in Cincinnati, Iowa (population 428): --C. Trent interviewed Bill James, and part one of that interview is here. It's great stuff, particularly whe... Read More...
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Less than three weeks away!

We are now less than three weeks away from Opening Day, and I can't wait. How about you? The news seems to be coming faster and furiouser, so to speak. Here's a quick roundup of items that I couldn't justify p... Read More...
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“Watch Me”

A quote from father to son on learning the game of baseball: "I told him who to watch. I said if you want to be a catcher, watch Johnny Bench. If you want to be a right-handed power hitter, watch Mike Schmid... Read More...
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Soft Beds

Johnny Bench, arguably the greatest catcher to ever play the game of baseball, was one of the most feared hitters of the 1970's. However, even the greatest hitters go into hitting slumps. Bench comments on sl... Read More...