Crap kids, I am sorry for the hastiness and tardiness of this recap. But here are some game-related baseball thoughts. Anyhow, here is the box score and the win probability. I am extremely and plea…
by: Hal McCoy — Dayton Daily News: The Real McCoy 22 May
CINCINNATI — There are days when a baseball writer has to look under clubhouse cushions and under the bat rack to find a story. And then there are days when the writer walks into the clubhouse gets hit in the face with a tidal wave of news. That was the..
by: Steve Mancuso — SweetSpot: Redleg Nation 21 May
This weekend, the Tampa Bay Rays are using one of their relief pitchers, Sergio Romo, in the first inning of games. I haven’t carefully studied the reasoning for it. At first glance though, r…
by: Mo Egger, ESPN1530 — ESPN: ESPN 1530 21 May
On Scooter, this weekend, and much, much, much, much, much, more.
by: Chad Dotson — SweetSpot: Redleg Nation 20 May
The Short Version: Cincinnati collects just three singles, and Tyler Mahle surrenders three long-balls as the Reds drop the final game of the series to the stupid Cubs. Final R H E Chicago Cubs (25…
by: Steve Mancuso — SweetSpot: Redleg Nation 20 May
Game 1: The Best Cincinnati Reds 5 (16-30) • Chicago Cubs 4 (23-19) Box Score || Win % || Reds Pitcher Statcast || Reds Hitter Statcast Luis Castillo pitched five innings giving up one run. Castil…
by: Matt Wilkes — SweetSpot: Redleg Nation 18 May
The Cincinnati Reds (15-29) will look to continue their 2018 dominance of the Chicago Cubs (22-18) this weekend in Great American Ball Park. Despite their poor overall record, the Reds have eviscer…
by: Steve Mancuso — SweetSpot: Redleg Nation 17 May
I included the major league average for relief pitchers to provide context. Why focus on strikeouts and walks? But lets get back to Wandy Peralta. Both are 18.2%.
by: Lance McAlister — ESPN: ESPN 1530 17 May
The Reds front office can't afford to act like fans, again
by: David SchoenfieldESPN Senior Writer — ESPN 17 May
The Cardinals of Willie McGee and Vince Coleman ran wild, winning three pennants in the '80s, but how would they fare in today's homer-happy world?
by: Steve Mancuso — SweetSpot: Redleg Nation 16 May