And this one belongs to the Reds! Player of the game....no, NOT Jay Bruce. Bronson. Period.
Cuddyer strikes out swinging on another 100 MPH pitch, and this one belongs to the Reds!
Wow. That last one was "easy" 100 mph gas. Effortless.
Rounding third and heading for home...
100 MPH again strikes out Cuddyer. Reds win 3-0!! Combined 4 hit shutout.
I welcome criticism of the Reds, but to read this thread you'd think the Reds just lost ten in a row. Reds with three shutouts in four games.
Clearly the coaching staff can't win
(Referring to Jack Hannahan signing with a Korean team)
Since there are no teams on the moon, I guess South Korea's far enough from Cincinnati to satisfy me.
Oh well, I'm gonna forget about all that and enjoy this victory. This team flat-out has World Series champion potential. No question about it.
Congratulations to Jay Bruce, who has tied Joey Votto for 17th place on the Reds' all-time home run list!
Updated Reds HR list (players in italics are active):
Reds 100-Home Run Club
1. Johnny Bench - 389
2. Frank Robinson - 324
3. Tony Perez - 287
4. Adam Dunn - 270
5. Ted Kluszewski - 251
6. George Foster - 244
7. Ken Griffey, Jr. - 210
8. Eric Davis - 203
9. Barry Larkin - 198
10. Vada Pinson - 186
11. Wally Post - 172
12. Gus Bell - 160
13. Joe Morgan - 152
13. Pete Rose - 152
15. Brandon Phillips - 151
16. Lee May - 147
17. Joey Votto - 143
17. Jay Bruce - 143
19. Dan Driessen - 133
20. Reggie Sanders - 125
21. Ernie Lombardi - 120
22. Sean Casey - 118
23. Frank McCormick - 110
24. Dave Parker - 107
25. Chris Sabo - 104
26. Dave Concepcion - 101
Eric Stratton, Rush Chairman. Damn glad to meet ya.
Lovely win by the Reds....on a night when Choo and Votto were horrible.
Baseball is like church. Many attend, few understand
Red Raindog (06-03-2013)
To win 3 of 4 with Votto going 2-16 and Choo 2-15 plus losing your top RBI man and wizard in the field. I am a litte concerned. Maybe Welsh is right-- they're tired.
"You only have to bat a thousand in two things; flying and heart transplants. Everything else you can go 4-for-5."