As we approach the halfway point of the regular season, division leaders continue to keep second-place teams at bay. Except in the National League Central. As we rapidly approach the halfway point of the regular season, it seems as if the teams that currently lead their divisions will maintain their leads into the All-Star break.
The Cincinnati Reds are lingering on the periphery of contention (at best), so these five players should be on the move heading toward the trade deadline. Despite having the fourth-best run differential in the National League entering Thursday (+37), the Cincinnati Reds are 30-36 and eight games back in the NL Central. They’re seven games
Cincinnati Reds 1B Derek Dietrich now has seven home runs against the Pittsburgh Pirates this season after three-homer night on Tuesday Cincinnati Reds infielder Derek Dietrich certainly isn’t making many friends among the Pittsburgh Pirates. A night after taking his time to admire a long home run, and seven weeks after precipitating a benches-clearing brawl
As we approach the midway point in May, American League teams are continuing to struggle while the National League teams are cruising. We are halfway through the month of May and it’s evident that a lot of the teams in the American League are struggling, and look like they’re going to continue to struggle. The
After being released by the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday, is Matt Kemp’s career effectively over? With apparent eye on being a contender this year, the Cincinnati Reds acquired outfielders Yasiel Puig and Matt Kemp as well as pitcher Alex Wood from the Los Angeles Dodgers in a trade. But Wood hasn’t pitched yet due to
CINCINNATI, OH – MAY 03: Nick Senzel #15 of the Cincinnati Reds hits an infield single for his first Major League hit in the ninth inning against the San Francisco Giants at Great American Ball Park on May 3, 2019 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Giants won 12-11 in 11 innings. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)
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As we approach the end of April remember the old saying: Playoff spots aren’t won in April, but they can be lost. The American League is not what it’s been the last couple years. The American League East is paced by the Tampa Bay Rays, who traded away a bunch of good players last year
In his six seasons in Los Angeles, Yasiel Puig was often late arriving to games. He was late again to Dodger Stadium on Monday, this time to his own ring ceremony The Los Angeles Dodgers tried to honor their former teammate Yasiel Puig when the outfielder made his return to Dodger Stadium on Monday night.
LOS ANGELES, CA – OCTOBER 28: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers walks off the field after pitching during the seventh inning against the Boston Red Sox in Game Five of the 2018 World Series at Dodger Stadium on October 28, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images) Tiger Woods
Derek Dietrich did take a while to admire his home run, but petty retaliation by Chris Archer set off a brawl during Sunday’s Reds-Pirates game. In the top of the second inning of Sunday’s Reds-Pirates game, Reds’ infielder Derek Dietrich hit a home run into the river beyond right field at PNC Park in Pittsburgh.
The Reds desperately want to be contenders in 2019, so should they consider paying a hefty price to trade for Marlins All-Star catcher J.T. Realmuto? J.T. Realmuto is arguably the best catcher in baseball and he’s certainly a player who can help the Reds win more games in 2019. That doesn’t mean Cincinnati’s front office
Former ace Matt Harvey is having a rough year, and the team that took advantage was the Cincinnati Reds. The Cincinnati Reds are a rebuilding club who should leap at the opportunity of low-risk, high-reward talent. In that vein, Matt Harvey has been dealt to the Reds for backstop Devin Mesoraco, who gives New York
NEW YORK, NY – APRIL 14: Pitcher Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets reacts in the dugout between innings in an MLB baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers on April 14, 2018 at CitiField in the Queens borough of New York City. Brewers won 5-1. (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images) *** Local Caption
The Cincinnati Reds have re-tooled this offseason by acquiring ‘spare parts’ from other teams. Throughout the offseason, headlines have been centered around big-market teams and big-name free agents. While clubs like the New York Yankees and names like Bryce Harper dominate talking points, the Cincinnati Reds have bolstered their lineup and rotation by acquiring cast
MINNEAPOLIS, MN – SEPTEMBER 11: Sonny Gray #55 of the New York Yankees pitches during the game against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field on Monday, September 11, 2018 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated the Yankees 10-5. (Photo by Rob Leiter/MLB Photos via Getty Images) Nebraska’s incredible Super Bowl streak continues for 26th year
The New York Yankees have been trying to deal Sonny Gray, and now the right-hander is on his way to the Cincinnati Reds. It was no secret the New York Yankees wanted to trade Sonny Gray, with multiple rumored suitors. But the Cincinnati Reds emerged in recent days, and Jon Heyman of Fancred Sports has
MINNEAPOLIS, MN – SEPTEMBER 11: New York Yankees starting pitcher Sonny Gray (55) looks on during the regular season game between the New York Yankees and the Minnesota Twins in September 11, 2018 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated the Yankees 10-5. (Photo by David Berding/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) UFC Brooklyn
What the Yasiel Puig trade means for Reds and Dodgers. It looks like the National League Central just got a whole lot more interesting. In a blockbuster trade, the Los Angeles Dodgers have sent LHP Alex Wood, UTIL/C Kyle Farmer, OFs Matt Kemp and Yasiel Puig, plus $7M to the Cincinnati Reds for RHPs Homer
Matt Harvey made his debut against the Los Angeles Dodgers, and it was great. Right-hander Matt Harvey was once a household name. He was known all over Gotham, and “Harvey Day” came around every fifth day. Fast forward to 2018, and you’ll find him in a much different place. He is out of the Big
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