Glad the Reds were declared the winner. I was afraid that Selig had recently implemented a new bizarre rule about incomplete, rained out games that would have awarded the victory in this game to the Cardinals.
Almost 31K tonight on a Monday, pretty impressive considering zero walkup due to the weather and the 2-6 roadtrip.
The Reds seem to have turned the corner on weeknight summer crowds.
By comparison, the Nats had 24K tonight and the Twins just under 30K with the Yankees in town on a perfect night for baseball.
Manny Parra took this pic
"Since I've been with the Reds in 1989, we've never had a farm system this loaded," Bowden said. "If we were the New York Yankees and had unlimited dollars, we could have traded for Colon, (Jeff) Weaver, Rolen, (Cliff) Floyd, (Kenny) Rogers and Finley and gotten them all -- and still held onto our top five prospects. That's an amazing statement."
They need a sump pump
"But I do know Joey's sister indirectly (or foster sister) and I have heard stories of Joey being into shopping, designer wear, fancy coffees, and pedicures."
Anyone catch Reds Live last night? They were showing pictures of soggy GABP and it was amazing how much water was filling up some areas. The left field seats had so much water in them you almost had to swim to get to the front row. Yikes!
"I tried to play golf, but I found out I wasn't very good." -Joey Votto on his offseason hobby search
An MLB.com reporter asked what one thing Votto couldn’t do. “I can’t skate or play hockey,” Votto said. “Well, I can skate ... but I can’t stop.”
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