In a day and age where Major League Baseball is struggling to keep up in popularity with the NFL and the NBA, new commissioner Rob Manfred knows he must keep the game evolving. One issue impeding the game’s evolution
25 years ago MLB Commissioner Bart Giamatti handed down Pete Rose a lifetime ban from the MLB and making him ineligible to be voted into the Hall of Fame. Rose, the all time leader in hits, singles, games played,
Major League Baseball has it’s first 15-game winner in Johnny Cueto from the Cincinnati Reds. Cueto allowed just two runs over eight innings in a 3-2 victory against the Colorado Rockies. After only being limited to just 11 starts
The Reds have signed veteran right-hander Jair Jurrjens to a minor-leage contract.
Phillies left-hander picked up his 100th career victory Saturday against the Reds.
This is not good news for the Cincinnati Reds as slugger first baseman Joey Votto is going on the disabled list. Votto hasn’t started well this season only hitting .257, 6 HR and 33 walks. For more information on
Aroldis Chapman is slowly coming back from the head injury he suffered during spring training. Chapman had taken a ball to the head and had to have staples and suffered facial fractures. Now he is making minor league debuts
This game almost got started with a bang. Almost
Reds’ Chapman has now been cleared to throw batting practice after suffering from a scary incident during spring training in which he was hit by a line drive. For more information visit: Hardball Talk, Aaron Gleeman
Brandon Phillips left the game early Friday afternoon when he tweaked his back. For more on this story visit: Hardball Talk, Craig Calcaterra