4:24 PM EST, Wed January 26, 2022
Red Reporter 3 hours ago
MLB links - David Ortiz to the Hall of Fame, pitiful bargaining on MLB’s behalf

MLB links - David Ortiz to the Hall of Fame, pitiful bargaining on MLB’s behalf

Photo by Jim Davis/The Boston Globe via Wednesday news, notes, notes, and news. David Ortiz never once hit a homer off the Cincinnati Reds, yet still managed to waltz into the Baseball Hall of Fame last night as a first-ballot Hall of Famer. People who are elected into the Hall of Fame get to be called Hall of Famers, in case that repetitive first sentence didn’t tip you off to that fact. Yes, despite a respectable yet pedestrian 8 for 26 career with a trio of doubles and an intentional walk against Reds pitching, Ortiz became the lone player off the 2022 ballot to...
Cincinnati.com 22 hours ago
Patrick Mahomes preparing for showdown against Bengals, but how did his dad fare vs. Reds?

Patrick Mahomes preparing for showdown against Bengals, but how did his dad fare vs. Reds?

The Bengals are preparing to face Patrick Mahomes on Sunday. How did the Reds do against his father, Pat Mahomes?       
Red Reporter Jan 25, 2022
2022 Red Reporter Community Prospect Rankings: Andrew Abbott is your #11 Prospect!

2022 Red Reporter Community Prospect Rankings: Andrew Abbott is your #11 Prospect!

Steven Branscombe-USA TODAY Sports Andrew Abbott’s reliability as a reliever early in his career and his durability as a starter his senior year gave you guys the confidence to place him as our #11 prospect. Another pitcher joins the fold. Keep voting Reds fans! Bryce Bonnin - RHP (23 years old) 2021 at a glance: 2.87 ERA in 13 innings between the ACL Reds (Arizona Rookie League), Daytona Tortugas (Low-A Southeast League), and Dayton Dragons (High-A Central League); 71/17 K/BB. Pros: Fastball that flirts with 100 mph, plus slider Cons: Injury pushed back his season...
Red Reporter Jan 24, 2022
2022 Red Reporter Community Prospect Rankings: Tyler Callihan is your #10 Prospect!

2022 Red Reporter Community Prospect Rankings: Tyler Callihan is your #10 Prospect!

Hey, that’s Bobby Witt and Tyler Callihan! | Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports Our new brake pads are really cool. The promise of Tyler Callihan’s advanced contact ability landed him again in the top 10 of the Red Reporter Community Prospect Rankings. He’s still a bit of an unknown due to a lack of concrete stats and playing time, but such is the story with so many MLB prospects who’ve been professionals through the pandemic. On to the voting for spot #11! Andrew Abbott - LHP (22 years old) 2021 at a glance: 4.15 ERA in 13 innings between the ACL Reds (Arizona...
Red Reporter Jan 21, 2022
2022 Red Reporter Community Prospect Rankings: Christian Roa is your #9 Prospect!

2022 Red Reporter Community Prospect Rankings: Christian Roa is your #9 Prospect!

Roa Constrictor! Christian Roa is an oft-injured pitcher that the Reds took in the second round of the 2020 MLB Draft. When healthy, he’s been able to miss a lot of bats and throw with the velocity that projects him to start in the big leagues. Despite his injuries, he showed everyone here enough to land him in the top 10 of these highly regarded rankings. A power-hitting catcher joins the mix today. Andrew Abbott - LHP (22 years old) 2021 at a glance: 4.15 ERA in 13 innings between the ACL Reds (Arizona Rookie League) and Daytona Tortugas (Low-A Southeast League) Pros: Good...