The Reds are strong favorites, while the Pirates and Cards battle for Wild Card spots
How likely are our intrepid heroes to do something historic?
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 […]
A close look at the unique player that is Adam Dunn, and our usual list of achievers.
Joey Votto hurt himself. I am very sad.
Some players are falling off the pace, and we look at two fantastic teammates.
Can Thome break Reggie’s all-time strikeout record?
Even though he’s a Yankee, Derek Jeter has been truly great.
Hamilton fades, Dickey rises, Votto is resplendent.
Who might break a record or do something else historical this season?
Some early surprises from baseball’s largest division.
A good story runs into an inexperienced writer.
If they are going to remain competitive, the Reds will need more than Joey Votto.
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 […]
Will the offseason moves put the Reds in the playoffs for the second time in three years?
Massaging his numbers shows he’s no disappointment.
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 […]
Unfortunately, it’s not the 2009 version.