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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...
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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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On Johnny Cueto

Nice article at ESPN about Johnny Cueto: I thought this was very interesting: A study by Dr. Glenn Flesig -- the head researcher for the American Sports Medicine Institute, home of noted athletic orthopedist... Read More...