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It gets better, right?

Four Mets pitchers, starting with Matt Harvey (who Mets fans have nicknamed the Dark Knight), limited the Reds to two runs. They struck out 12 and walked only one. 871 more words

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It was looking good for a while.......

It was looking like a good night for the Cincinnati Reds early. Ivan De Jesus Jr. got the Reds off to a big start. De Jesus drilled a two-run home run in the fourth inning to give the Reds a 3-0 lead. 859 more words

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Recap: Reds assume the position

Until the ninth inning, the Reds had outhit the Cubs. But it sure didn’t seem like they were in the game. Last night the Cubbies scored 16 runs by blasting home run after home run. 714 more words

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The Coming Starting Rotation

Coming into Spring Training, fans were excited to see the abundance of young pitching talent the Reds had developed or acquired. Unfortunately, as pitchers tend to do, several of those players sustained injuries during the spring, and the Reds essentially put an entire starting rotation on the disabled list to start the season: 1,203 more words

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Reds vs Cubs - April 21, 2016

The Cincinnati Reds (8-7) begin a four game series at Great American Ball Park tonight against the first place Chicago Cubs (11-4). The Reds are coming off a series win against the Colorado Rockies. 805 more words

Game Thread

Bats bailout another bullpen bust

Solid performance by starting pitcher. Bullpen sets game on fire. Rinse, repeat. In this case, the bats – Brandon Phillips single, Jay Bruce single, Tucker Barnhart game-winning single – came through in the bottom of the ninth of a tied game. 594 more words

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Bullpen walk kills Reds

Resigned dread was a reasonable reaction when Reds radio announcer Jeff Brantley observed in the seventh inning “this is a bullpen game now.” It’s an indication of how pathetic the Reds bullpen options are that Ross Ohlendorf found his way into the eighth inning of a tied game against the St. 446 more words

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