Work in Progress: The Reds Young Bullpen

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The Cincinnati Reds young bullpen didn’t start the season with any flashes of optimism. In fact, the bullpen didn’t start the season being all that young. It was made up of a struggling older group like Jumbo Diaz, J.J. Hoover, Blake Wood, and Ross Ohlendorf. Tony Cingrani was having a rough start, Raisel Iglesias was […] READ MORE


Homer Bailey’s Future With the Cincinnati Reds

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Homer Bailey has pitched just 31¬†MLB innings since 2014 and the workhorse starter is now three years separated from his most recent season of 30+ starts and 200+ IP. He is now 30 years old, signed through 2019 in Cincinnati to the tune of a 6 year/$105M contract, and is hopping into a rotation so […] READ MORE


In Betweeners: Grey-Area Cincinnati Reds

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Grey-Area Cincinnati Reds “Prospect” is a lose term that could be applied to anyone in baseball. Every career eventually comes to an end, and a prospect is simply what the baseball world calls a player they think has the potential to be a starter or better at the MLB level. Some prospects, from Cuba for […] READ MORE


The Cincinnati Reds Land Vladimir Gutierrez

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After much interest was shown by the Los Angeles Dodgers, Houston Astros, Chicacgo Cubs, Kansas City Royals, Atlanta Braves, St. Louis Cardinals, San Diego Padres , Baltimore Orioles, Milwaukee Brewers, and Miami Marlins; the Cincinnati Reds land Vladimir Gutierrez. The 20-year old right-handed Cuban prospect inked with Cincinnati to the tune of $4.75 million, this […] READ MORE