"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."
Really wish they would send down a reliever and call up a bat, since BP still isn't healthy.
"Man, the pitch looks fast, even in slow motion." Thom Brennaman on Chapman's fastball.
Make it 5 in a row, Rocco
"That ball is FAIR! Cincinnati's ahead 2 games to none!" - the last World Series game played in Cincinnati
- - - Updated - - -John Fay @johnfayman 27m
Phillips will do some baseball activity on the field. If that goes well, Price said he may change lineup. #reds
Tom Servo (06-24-2014)
Good start the gamethread V612.....very, very nice.
Baseball is like church. Many attend, few understand
BP may still start
John Fay @johnfayman · 1m
Will be a rain delay. Cubs will update. My new app Dark Sky says it's going to rain for an hour. #reds
John Fay @johnfayman · 48s
Cubs hope to start at 8:55 Cincinnati time. #reds
Reds have to lead the league in rain this year.
Guessing Walt is working on a player acquisition. Otherwise he'd have a position player up already.
The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It has been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt and erased again. But baseball has marked the time. -- Terrance Mann (Field of Dreams)
Early scores: WSH 1 - MIL 0, 2nd inn.; PIT 4 - TB 1, 5th inn