We’re going streaking!

The Washington Nationals hadn't lost two games in a row in May. The Cincinnati Reds hadn't won two games in a row since May 14. Fortunately, they went ahead and played the game, mainly as a pretext to give out ... Read More...

We Have a Walk-Off!!!

Michael Lorenzen scored his first major league run on a Devin Mesoraco pinch-hit walk-off double. Not too shabby, kid. FINAL R H E Atlanta Braves (15-18) 3 9 1 Cincinnati Reds (16-17) ... Read More...

One of those daze

No surprise the White Sox starting pitcher handcuffed the Reds hitters for seven innings. After all, Chris Sale is one of the top starters in baseball. He had a 30 percent strikeout rate last year and was in th... Read More...

Rooting to lose

My son is about to turn 6, and suddenly, he’s a baseball addict. For his first five-plus years, I fought a losing battle against his apathy toward all sports; suddenly, this year, he’s gotten exc... Read More...

Jumbo Diaz takes his turn

Bryan Price kept spinning the chamber and it came up Jumbo Diaz. Through a combination of ineffective pitching and his own horrendous fielding, Diaz allowed five runs in the top of the eighth inning. The reliev... Read More...