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How A Reds Pitcher Could Win the Cy Young Award in 2017

As always, we are happy to consider submissions from our readers for feature posts here at Redleg Nation. This is Scott Woods’ first submission; please make him feel welcome! 784 more words

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Analyzing the Reds new FSO deal

On Wednesday, the Reds announced a much-anticipated agreement with FOX Sports Ohio that extends the network’s visual broadcast rights for another 15 years. FSO has televised Reds games since 1998.  2,195 more words

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Learning the wrong lesson, backward

One of the most important decisions facing the Cincinnati Reds front office is whether to use Michael Lorenzen in the starting rotation or assign him to the bullpen. 1,725 more words

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Starting Pitching Depth and High-Inning Relievers

Last week, Steve Mancuso wrote an excellent piece about the Reds possibly pitching both Raisel Iglesias and Michael Lorenzen for 100+ innings as relievers. Bryan Price has used both semi-frequently for multiple innings at a time this year with great success. 1,436 more words

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Most Successful Pitches by Reds Pitchers in 2016

The Reds pitching staff has had a tough time this season. They currently sport the fourth worst ERA (4.89) and are dead last in both xFIP (4.79) and pitcher WAR (-0.9). 1,809 more words

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Anthony DeSclafani is becoming one of MLB's most underrated pitchers

Let’s start this week’s column off with a comparison of 2016 stats for two pitchers.

Any guesses as to who Player B is? Here’s a hint: he’s a former Red. 627 more words

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