This Week on the Farm

The All-Star break is right around the corner. It will be very interesting to see what kind of moves, if any, that Dick Williams is able to pull off before the trading deadline at the end of the month. Hopefull... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

Luis Castillo (3.38 ERA) had his second good start in a row for the Reds. RH RP Kevin Shackelford has joined the Reds and looks to make his MLB debut after posting a 1.53 ERA for the Louisville Bats. We now ha... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

It's a busy week for the Reds down on the farm. There are lots of player promotions to cover. Let's start with the players recently promoted from the farm up to the Reds. OF Jesse Winker, .317/.399/.411/.810 a... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

The 2017 MLB draft has concluded and below are the Reds selections. The list is highlighted by number two overall pick RHP Hunter Greene. The Reds will now undergo the task of getting these players signed. The ... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

The AAA All-Star Game will be on July 12th. You can vote for your favorite Bats here. Pensacola will be hosting the AA Southern League All-Star game on June 20th. Players were selected by a vote of league fiel... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

We are now just about a third of the way through the schedule for the full season minor league teams.  The MLB draft is just two and half weeks away and the Reds again have the 2nd overall pick.  The Reds... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

The first month of the season has passed and there is nobody at AAA beating down the door to be promoted to the majors.  Jesse Winker's high AVG and OBP could sorely be used at the top of the Reds lineup but... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

I can't claim patience as one of my greatest virtues.  I don't know about you, but I'm finding that even this early in the season I'm having to dig deep for some waiting on the young players with the Reds to... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

There are now two weeks of the season in the books now for the full season minor league teams. Amazingly, that’s about one tenth of the season. Despite that, remember that sample sizes are still pretty s... Read More...

This Week on the Farm

The first week of the minor league season has come to a close. This is a pretty exciting year to be following the Reds minor league players since they are pretty deep in talent and there are interesting players... Read More...

Goodyear journal 3/24

The Reds played the Milwaukee Brewers this afternoon at Goodyear Ballpark. More fabulous weather. Crisis Day #8: No pitch speed on scoreboard. I move around to different seats during the game. In one locatio... Read More...