Reds television play-by-play voice Thom Brennaman joked during Sunday's telecast that the ever-expanding disabled list for the team would be expanding by one broadcaster. But the serious news that followed was that Brennaman would be missing the next few weeks to undergo what he called a "preventative surgical procedure."
The Reds will activate pitcher Jon Moscot from the 15-day disabled list on Tuesday to start vs. the Rockies. For the four-game series at Colorado, the rotation will feature Dan Straily on Monday, followed by Moscot, John Lamb on Wednesday and Alfredo Simon.
After Reds pitcher Alfredo Simon was ejected for intentionally plunking the Brewers' Chase Anderson with a pitch on Saturday, manager Bryan Price argued with umpires for a solid five minutes. Rare, if ever, do managers get that much time to vent from the men in blue without being tossed from the game.
In a rare series-opening matinee game on Monday, the Rockies and Reds will meet on Memorial Day at Coors Field. The Reds won two of three when the teams last met from April 18-20 at Great American Ball Park.
Adam Duvall hit a tying, three-run home run in the Reds' five-run seventh inning, then delivered a replay-aided, go-ahead RBI in the ninth for a 7-6 win over the Brewers on a tense Saturday afternoon at Miller Park.
The Pensacola Blue Wahoos welcome the Birmingham Barons to Blue Wahoos, we mean, Mullets Stadium beginning Wednesday night. The Blue Wahoos will take Thursday night off to see what the Pensacola Mullets can do on What If Night.
Three West Michigan pitchers scattered 11 hits as the Whitecaps defeated the Dayton Dragons 3-2 on Sunday afternoon. The Whitecaps have won the first three games of the four-game series, scoring three runs or less in every game.
The West Michigan Whitecaps scored two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning to come from behind and defeat the Dayton Dragons 3-2 on Friday night. The game was the start of a four-game series between the clubs.
The National League Cincinnati Reds have announced that Ray Martinez will serve as field manager of the Billings Mustangs for the 2016 season. Martinez replaces Dick Schofield, who was promoted to manage the Dayton Dragons of the Class-A Midwest League.
Mustangs pitcher Ty Boyles has been named Co-Pitcher of the Year and Billings' Dick Schofield was named Manager of the Year. Promoted to Class A Dayton at the end of August, Boyles still leads the league with a 2.17 ERA and is second behind Banks with a 1.17 WHIP.
Jim McCurdy, President of the Pioneer Baseball League, has released the Pioneer League's roster for the inaugural Pioneer Baseball League vs. Northwest League All-Star Game sponsored by Cenex Zip Trip® stores. The event, which will be held on August 4, 2015, will be played at Avista Stadium in Spokane, Wash. - the home of the Spokane Indians of the Nort […]
When Stephenson's name was called in the MLB Amateur Draft by first-year commissioner Rob Manfred on June 8, whether he was ready for it or not he was about to begin his journey into professional baseball.
Main Street Baseball, LLC, has officially taken the reins of the Billings Mustangs, the rookie-level Pioneer League affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds, the team announced Tuesday. Major League Baseball has approved the team's sale, formally bringing the Mustangs into the Main Street Baseball family, led by Dave Heller and Bob Herrfeldt.
Main Street Baseball, LLC, has purchased the Billings Mustangs, the rookie-level Pioneer League affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds. The transaction has received approval from both the Pioneer League and Minor League Baseball and is awaiting final approval from Major League Baseball. The Mustangs join the Class-A Advanced California League's High Desert Ma […]
The Cincinnati Reds have announced that Dick Schofield will return as field manager of the Billings Mustangs for the 2015 season. Schofield compiled a 41-35 (.539) regular season record in 2014 and guided the Mustangs to their 11th League Championship title since short-season play began in the Pioneer League in 1964.
The Billings Mustangs announced that Kyle Riley will join the club as the Director of Broadcasting and Media Relations. In addition to media responsibilities, Riley will handle the radio play-by-play duties for the upcoming Pioneer League season, replacing Ryan Schuiling who served as the Broadcasting Director for the past three seasons (2011 - 2013).
The Cincinnati Reds have formally named Dick Schofield as the new field manager for the Billings Mustangs. Joining Schofield in Billings are hitting coach Kevin Mahar, pitching coach Derrin Ebert & athletic trainer Andrew Cleves.
Cardinals right-hander Mike Leake said he considers Nationals manager Dusty Baker a mentor. Leake said it's tough to put into words how he feels about Baker. Leake played for Baker with the Reds from 2010-13.
Ben Zobrist continued his hot streak, smacking a three-run home run, and Miguel Montero added a solo shot that ricocheted off the right-field video board to lift the Cubs to a 7-2 victory Sunday over the Phillies at Wrigley Field for their fifth straight win.