The Reds rotation is in a freefall and none of its members seem to have a working parachute. A season-high losing streak extended to six games with Friday's 7-3 Reds defeat to the Indians. The starting pitcher was on the hook for all six losses, including Mike Leake, who labored with 81 pitches over four innings vs. Cleveland.
If you thought I was above capitalizing on a moment like David Letterman's retirement from late-night television by writing a Reds-centric Top 10 List, well, you'd be wrong. While this Top 10 about the Reds' 18-22 record at the quarter mark of the season won't try to duplicate the humor brought over the past 33 years by Letterman -- an In […]
For the Reds, the side benefit of having five consecutive Interleague road games against Kansas City and Cleveland is that Devin Mesoraco has some opportunities to tune his swing as a designated hitter.
The Reds arrived at the quarter pole in the 2015 season, and manager Bryan Price remains optimistic that the clutch-hitting numbers will drastically improve with roughly 75 percent of the games still to be played.
Right-hander Jeremy Guthrie tossed six shutout innings and Eric Hosmer scored twice and drove in a run as the Royals took a 7-1 win over the Reds on Wednesday night in front of 30,450 at Kauffman Stadium.
On many nights, Johnny Cueto's line of three earned runs allowed through seven innings would be a springboard for a Reds victory. But there was simply no margin for error in Tuesday's 3-0 loss to the Royals.
Right-hander Yordano Ventura fired seven shutout frames and Mike Moustakas logged a pair of RBI doubles to help the Royals earn a 3-0 win over the Reds on Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium. Johnny Cueto went seven solid innings in the loss.
Team co-owner Bubba Watson will attend four Blue Wahoos games beginning on Friday, May 22 through Monday, May 25 to meet with fans, work different jobs at Bayfront Stadium and participate in a pregame dunk tank!
Starting pitcher Daniel Wright (2-4) was able to get some run support as the Pensacola Blue Wahoos (17-22) drove in a season-high seven runs to beat the Mississippi Braves (20-18) by a score of 7-4 on Tuesday night.
The Dragons, Vectren, and AT&T will honor Elesha Snyder and Mandi Moore during the unique "Community All-Stars" program on Thursday, May 21, at 7 p.m. when the Dayton Dragons take on the Great Lakes Loons at Fifth Third Field.
The Dayton Dragons game on Thursday, May 21 will be televised from Fifth Third Field on WHIO Digital Channel 7.2 MeTV (channel 23 and digital channel 372 on most Time Warner Cable systems in the Miami Valley).
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.
The Billings Mustangs announced that ESPN 910 KBLG will serve as the team's official flagship station for all radio broadcasts during the 2013 season. Each and every Mustangs game, regular season and post season, will be broadcast live in its entirety on 910 AM.
The Billings Mustangs Professional Baseball Club announced today their game schedule for the upcoming Pioneer League season. The 2012 campaign marks the 60th Season that the Mustangs have played and operated in Billings.
Cardinals manager Mike Matheny could tell from the outset that right-hander Lance Lynn simply wasn't his usual self as he delivered first-inning pitches in a 5-0 loss to the Royals on Friday night. Turns out, Lynn was laboring with back cramps that started when he was in the bullpen warming up.
Kendrys Morales belted a pair of homers and logged five RBIs, while starter Chris Young fired six shutout innings for the Royals in a 5-0 win over the Cardinals on Friday night in the I-70 Series opener at Kauffman Stadium. St. Louis starter Lance Lynn went six frames.
Cardinals outfielder Jon Jay, who was hitting .248 through 30 games before going on the DL, said on Friday that he hasn't thought about whether he might require a rehab assignment before returning to Major League action.
After getting a full day off on Thursday in New York, Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday needed only to swing the bat and not patrol the spacious Kauffman Stadium outfield for the I-70 Series opener on Friday night.
The Cubs led, 4-2, with two outs in the 10th when Hector Rondon served up a two-out double to A.J. Pollock, then a two-run homer to Paul Goldschmidt which tied the game. Both hits came when the Cubs pitcher got ahead in the count.
Jon Lester had a no-decision in Friday's loss and also went 0-for-3 at the plate. He's now is 0-for-57 in his career, which ties Joey Hamilton for the longest hitless streak by a pitcher at the start of his career. Hamilton's struggles came in 1994-95 with the Padres.
Cubs catcher Miguel Montero got to sleep in his own bed Thursday night for the first time since Spring Training, but the former D-back found himself in unfamiliar surroundings in the visitor's clubhouse at Chase Field.
A quick glance at Collin McHugh's stat line Friday night shows a decent outing -- three earned runs over seven innings -- but the right-hander was not at all happy with his performancein the 6-2 loss to the Tigers.
Right-hander Lance McCullers has made a rather quick rise through the Astros' organization. The club's No. 10 prospect was promoted to the big league club Monday after having spent parts of only four seasons in the Minors.
Grammy Award winning musician Drake is from Toronto, but if he had to name an unofficial second home, he may just pick Houston. The rap star spent Memorial Day weekend in the Bayou City, celebrating his second annual Houston Appreciation Weekend.
Josh Fields said Friday that his right knee is sore after taking a line drive off it Thursday, but X-rays were negative, and it doesn't appear he'll have to miss too much time. Manager A.J. Hinch described Fields as day to day.
On a high fly ball along the left-field line in the sixth inning of Friday night's 4-1 win over the Mets, Pirates shortstop Jung Ho Kang readied himself to tag up at third base and make a dash for the plate.
Matt Harvey is winless in his last two starts despite holding opposing hitters scoreless over 15 innings combined. Harvey, one of baseball's top pitchers, looks to capture that elusive sixth win of the 2015 campaign against A.J. Burnett and the Pirates on Saturday at PNC Park.
Gerrit Cole emerged victorious in a battle of electric young right arms Friday night, outdueling Noah Syndergaard and looking like one of the National League's top pitchers as the Pirates beat the Mets, 4-1, at PNC Park.
Pittsburgh manager Clint Hurdle said that Charlie Morton will start his first game of the 2015 season against the Marlins on Monday at PNC Park. Hurdle also said Vance Worley, who has made seven starts this year but pitched out of the bullpen Tuesday, will stay in a reliever role upon Morton's return.