The Reds Hall of Fame announced today the “Modern Player Ballot” for induction into the Reds Hall of Fame Class of 2018. The six former Reds players… 759 more words
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By Gem Tablak
In December of 1989, the Mets & Reds agreed to a deal that would swap both teams left handed relievers.
The rumors were that the Mets went into the “Winter Meetings” that year looking for a complimentary righty to match Mets left handed reliever Randy Myers but it didn’t exactly turn out the way fans & the GM expected. 388 more words
Did you remember that Jim Johnson led all of baseball in saves in both 2012 and 2013 coming out of the Baltimore bullpen? I was in an AL-only fantasy league at the time, one that used saves as a category, and when encountered with the last name “Johnson” while researching for yesterday’s post… 1,925 more words
On Monday, former MLB pitcher and SNY analyst Nelson Figueroa held his First Annual Charity Bowl at Lucky Strike in Manhattan. On MLK Day 2017, a self-proclaimed “kid from Brooklyn” did his part to share his gifts and blessings with a fan that gave him a lucky bracelet eight years ago. 701 more words