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Younger and Better

A new strategy for the Reds is percolating.  Let's go with my friend Mike's suggestion and call it "Younger and Better."  The premise is the Reds have several strong players at AAA who may be able to cont... Read More...
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Who Are These Guys?

Redleg Nation is the spouse in a bad marriage screaming, “I don’t know who you are anymore!”  Up and down the lineup, this team looks nothing like the club we fell in love with last year.Ã... Read More...
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Drew Stubbs: Buyer Beware

Drew Stubbs is the first player I’ve looked at for this series who doesn’t have a huge Major League background. At this point, we’re dealing with not quite two full seasons of playing time,... Read More...
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On Dusty Baker

So Joe Sheehan -- who I really like as a baseball writer -- has written an article for Sports Illustrated extolling the virtues of Dusty Baker. Or not: In his last seven seasons as a manager, Baker's question... Read More...
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Titanic Struggle Recap

Let's recap tonight's titanic struggle.... FINAL Cincinnati 4 Oakland 2 WP: Arroyo (7-3) LP: Braden (4-7) S: Cordero (18) BOX SCORE POSITIVES --Bronson Arroyo pitched eight strong innings, giving up just two ... Read More...
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It ain’t Dusty Baker’s fault

Remember how bad the Reds have been the last two years? Dusty Baker is happy to tell us it wasn't his fault. This year, finally, the Reds have given him the players he wants. But really, Dusty wants to make sur... Read More...
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Vote for Joey Votto

Unless it's a campaign to DFA Willy Taveras or Free Paul Janish, I don't usually get behind very many causes. This really disappointed me, though: Although the Reds are fighting for the top spot in the Nationa... Read More...