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Random Musings

I just wanna ramble a bit about recent events. Is that alright? The last few weeks have been more interesting, from a Reds hot stove perspective, than we've seen in years. Do I agree with every move Walt Jocke... Read More...
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Around the Interwebs

Linky, linky.... --Pitchers and catchers report to spring training at the Reds' new facility in Goodyear, Arizona, on February 18. The Reds have released a list of players who have been invited to major league... Read More...
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Redsfest Wrapup

I'm home after a fantastic weekend at Redsfest. It was my first experience, and I came away with two firm conclusions: 1. If you haven't been, you have to go to Redsfest. It is a first-class event, and Bob Cas... Read More...
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The Firing of Dick Pole

Lots of discussion in the last day about the news that Dick Pole was fired as Reds pitching coach. I loved this comment by one of the Nation's most loyal citizens, brublejr: I really don’t have a proble... Read More...
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More on Homer Bailey

This weekend, we had a post on Homer Bailey. He credits the return of his outstanding velocity to a workout with the pitching coach at the University of Texas (Bailey visited him on the advice of his agent, not... Read More...
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1st Week of July

Here's part two of the 1st week of July series. It just seems that so many interesting things happen to the Reds during this time. Once again, research taken from “Day by Day in Reds History” by F... Read More...
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Go to Great American Ballpark

I despise the stupid Cubs. Can't stand them. Love watching the Reds take a series from them. Very close to the Cubs on the spectrum of teams I can't stand is the Atlanta Braves. One of my brothers is a huge Br... Read More...
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Opening Day Fun Facts

(This post was written by long-time friend of the Nation Michael Howes.) Reprinted from yesterday's comments... HITTING Here are some odd opening day records/stats/numbers; all of these numbers are from the ... Read More...