Before the ink dries

A belated moment of appreciation for Mat Latos as he moves on to Miami. It’s been about a month and a half since the Reds traded the 6' 6" right-hander to Miami. There’s been plenty of discussi... Read More...

Scouting Report: Jonathon Crawford

Getting anybody with youth and upside in exchange for Alfredo Simon—everyone’s favorite regression candidate—was going to be pleasant enough, but Walt Jocketty did a mighty fine job acqu... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

I'm going to take a look at the Reds top level minor league depth at seasons end.  This week I'll cover the starting pitchers.  I'll move on to the relievers and then position players in subsequent weeks.... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

All of the Reds minor league teams except for Billings have ended their regular season.  So let's take a look at how each team finished up. AAA Louisville Bats The Bats finished the year with a 68-75 r... Read More...

Roster Demolition & Construction

An argument can be made that heading into 2014, Cincinnati’s roster was solid enough to return playoff baseball to Great American Ballpark. It just so happened that an incomprehensible ten out of Cin... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

A quick late season look at what's going on down on the farm. AAA Louisville Bats The Reds finally dipped down into their pool of good SP pitching prospects at AA and promoted Jon Moscot, who had a 3.13 E... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

Here are some updates and observations from down on the farm. AAA Louisville Bats The Reds claimed Jake Elmore off waivers from the A’s and assigned him to the Bats. Elmore is a 27 year old RH hitt... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

Let's check in down on the Farm and see how the minor league teams are getting along. AAA Louisville Bats Columbus Clippers SP Tyler Cloyd tossed a no hitter yesterday against the Bats in a 13-0 Columbus ... Read More...