26. June 2016 11:29
Today’s matchup features Anthony DeSclafani, previously scheduled to be the Reds’ opening day starter, against Luis Perdomo who has bounced back and forth between the rotation and the pen. He brings an ERA of 9.00 and a WHIP of 2.12. In other words, this might be a chance for the Reds to get their offensively offensive offense back on track. He’s a righty with a total of five major league starts which means the home team will enjoy a rare edge in starting pitching experience. I... [More]
18. June 2016 12:25
Yes, it is Cody Reed making his MLB debut today. I hope he continues the encouraging performances of his fellow Johnny Cueto trade parts, Brandon Finnegan and John Lamb. Three actual lefty prospects in the Reds system is a real novelty. Heres hoping we like the outcome today.
11. June 2016 14:56
Sure feels like that is the case, but I will try not to be too optimistic about things like having Tony DeSclafani starting instead of Alfredo Simon, and Michael Lorenzon and Raisel Iglesias in the pen instead of anyone not named Wood, Cingrani, or Ohlendorf (I know that those three are nothing to brag about, but with some backup for the rest of the pen duties, I think they will be better than they have been, which has been about average). The bats have also been coming alive, albeit somew... [More]
4. June 2016 12:23
I've been wanting to put this photo up since I saw it.