Nick Senzel is Heating Up

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When the Cincinnati Reds selected Nick Senzel in the 2016 MLB Draft, they had high hopes. At the University of Tennessee, Senzel was fantastic. When he got to the pros, the Reds tinkered with the former third baseman, and his positions. Senzel has been subject to much ridicule, mostly because of his injuries over the […] READ MORE


Trade Deadline: Reds Edition

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The 2022 MLB Trade Deadline is rapidly approaching. There are many teams who will be buyers, and many who will be sellers. The Cincinnati Reds are apart of the latter. Standing 34–57 and last in the NL Central, the Reds will likely continue their fire sale from the past offseason. After jettisoning the likes of […] READ MORE


Luis Castillo Should Remain with Reds

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Starting pitching is a key need for every single team in the league. Finding an ace can be a daunting task for many teams, but also can provide a plethora of riches when it pans out. Luis Castillo is no doubt the ace of the Cincinnati Reds in 2022, and he has turned into one of […] READ MORE


Tyler Stephenson Mastering Catcher’s Role

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The Cincinnati Reds Tyler Stephenson is mastering the everyday catcher’s role after the trade of Tucker Barnhart. Stephenson has more than shown everyone that he is their everyday catcher. He has both offensive and defensive skills and has shown his leadership on the field. 2022 Statistics Tyler Stephenson is mastering the everyday catcher’s role and […] READ MORE


Cincinnati Reds Rookie Pitcher Alexis Díaz

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The Cincinnati Reds‘ rookie pitcher Alexis Díaz is giving the fans something to cheer about. Their team currently has the worst record in baseball, which now sits at 14–30. However, he is proving to be reliable and appears to have earned the confidence and trust of manager David Bell. Never a Top Prospect Cincinnati Reds […] READ MORE


Cincinnati Reds Nick Lodolo Gets First MLB Win

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Cincinnati Reds‘ pitcher Nick Lodolo got first MLB win this past Sunday. That win ended an 11-game losing streak for this team that has started 2022 off slow. Hopefully his outing along with their other prospect Hunter Greene  gives the Reds fans some hope for the future. Memorable First Win Cincinnati Reds pitcher Nick Lodolo got […] READ MORE


Cincinnati Reds: Joey Votto’s Resurgence

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The Cincinnati Reds franchise is one of storied history. Many superstars and legends have come and gone from the rosters of old. Names like Joe Morgan, Pete Rose, Barry Larkin and Ken Griffey Jr.. all come to mind. There is one superstar though who doesn’t seem to get a lot of attention though, and that […] READ MORE


Cincinnati Reds Acquire Michael Givens from Rockies

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The Cincinnati Reds have made another move to bolster their bullpen. Late Tuesday night they completed a trade with the New York Yankees for Luis Cessa and Justin Wilson. Wednesday morning, they acquired Colorado Rockies reliever Mychal Givens. In return, the Rockies received minor league right-handers Case Williams and Noah Davis. This is a huge […] READ MORE


The Fastball: A Story of Particulars

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It is called such because it comes at the hitter with some mustard on it. Don’t worry this is not in the literal sense. That would be illegal, especially these days. Remember you aren’t allowed to apply a foreign substance to the baseball. What we are discussing in the case of a baseball with mustard […] READ MORE


The Knuckleball: Shady Beginnings

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The idea is to minimize the spin on the ball, thus the ball dances unpredictably. And what is the name of this erratic dance partner? That’s right, we’re talking about the old butterfly with hiccups, the knuckleball. A Shady Past The Knuckleball’s origins are found under three shady limbs of a metaphorical two-hundred-year-old oak tree. […] READ MORE