The TTO kings

This morning, in my Currently HIstoric column, a commenter wondered who had the TTO (as in Three True Outcomes—homers, walks and strikeouts record (Adam Dunn is currently on pace to finish with 424). I gave the information I had on hand, but I hadn’t finished looking into it, and I was sure I was missing […]

How does Madson’s injury affect the Reds?

News came today that Ryan Madson will have Tommy John surgery and is down for the season. This is a painful loss for the Reds, but it’s mostly an emotional wound. Madson is/was an excellent relief pitcher, but the Reds still have a strong bullpen, even if it isn’t as strong and deep as it […]

What’s up with the Reds’ rotation?

This year, the Reds are supposed to be a good team with a solid, deep rotation. So far, no dice. The Reds are only a game over .500 as I write this and they came out of the spring with two starters on the DL. Fortunately, Homer Bailey is back and Johnny Cueto is about […]