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INTERVIEW: KYLE WALDROP

INTERVIEW: KYLE WALDROP

LF Kyle Waldrop just finished out a full season at hiA Bakersfield by proving he is one of the Cincinnati Reds’ top outfield prospects. The 6′ 3″, 190-pound Waldrop was drafted out of high school in the 12th round of the 2010 First Year Player Draft and had stops in the AZL (2010), then Billings of […]

CAL LEAGUE TOUR: BAKERSFIELD

CAL LEAGUE TOUR: BAKERSFIELD

The Bakersfield Blaze are the Cincinnati Reds’ hiA affiliate and they play their home games at Sam Lynn Ballpark on the northern edge of town, not long after arriving at the city limits on southbound Highway 99. Bakersfield’s history with minor league baseball goes back to 1941 and the city has been affiliated with several big […]

REDS’ CINGRANI GETS FIRST MLB WIN

REDS’ CINGRANI GETS FIRST MLB WIN

LHP Tony Cingrani started for the Reds on Thursday and got his first major league win with a five-inning effort where he allowed a run on five hits. Cincinnati routed the Marlins 11-1 with the only Marlins run coming on a fourth-inning homer by Justin Ruggiano. Cingrani’s counterpart, fellow phenom Jose Fernandez, didn’t fare as well, getting chased […]

BAILEY, RICHARD ARBITRATION STILL NOT SETTLED

BAILEY, RICHARD ARBITRATION STILL NOT SETTLED

Still no arbitration cases heard this year, as agreements have been reached on nearly a daily basis. But two significant pitchers are still out there. Clayton Richard and the Padres have yet to come to terms and likewise with Homer Bailey and the Reds. RICHARD – Seeks: $5.55M/Offered: $4.905M BAILEY – Seeks: $5.8M/Offered: $47.5M Both […]

LARKIN GETS CALL TO THE HALL

LARKIN GETS CALL TO THE HALL

Longtime Cincinnati Reds shortstop Barry Larkin was the only player elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Monday as the former MVP was named on 86.4 % of the ballots. 75% is required for enshrinement. Larkin will join the late Ron Santo who got the nod from the Golden Era Committee in December. This […]

THE NELSON CRUZ EXPERIENCE

THE NELSON CRUZ EXPERIENCE

Rangers OF Nelson Cruz has developed into a hitting machine with a flair for the dramatic as he has shined over the past two post-seasons. When you see the big bomber post an OPS of 1.019 under the playoff/Word Series spotlight (including 6 HRs in the 2011 ALCS alone), it is hard to imagine that Cruz’ road […]

LATOS TO REDS TALK

LATOS TO REDS TALK

The already-busy hot stove season got a big jolt on Saturday when a trade was made between San Diego and Cincinnati where both sides took some chances. The Padres shipped 24-year old RHP Mat Latos to the Reds for a four-player package of RHP Edinson Volquez and three minor leaguers. The three farmhands are the […]

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