Both Tim Lincecum and Matt Cain will suffer season-ending injuries against the Reds.
Jr will suffer a season-ending injury against the Giants.
"This isnít stats vs scouts - this is stats and scouts working together, building an organization that blends the best of both worlds. This is the blueprint for how a baseball organization should be run. And, whether the baseball men of the 20th century like it or not, this is where baseball is going."---Dave Cameron, U.S.S. Mariner
Aaron Harang and Bronson Arroyo will combine to throw 475 innings -- with Harang leading the charge at 250 IP.
Both will see significant DL time in 2009.
24 Years and Counting...
Aaron Harang will lead the league in innings, k's and wins...and place 8th in the Cy Young voting.
On a serious note....I see Dusty getting overachievement out of these guys in year one to get them into the playoffs.
Baseball is like church. Many attend, few understand
EE has a break-out year.
Dunn signs LTC.
And best of all...the Redlegs win 90 games, and gather steam for a BIG TIME run in 2009.
Reds lead wire to wire
~ Mark Twain
I was only 7 years old in 1968, but this team is starting to remind me of the late 60's Reds...good things, very good things, on the horizon....
Bill Bray and Todd Coffey surprise in the bullpen, but Francisco Cordero disappoints.
Edinson Volquez places second on the team in innings pitched, behind Harang.
Adam Dunn hits fewer than 40 HR, but drives in over 115 runs.
Edwin Encarnacion goes in and out of Dusty's doghouse three times.
Jay Bruce arrives in June, starts by July.
Homer Bailey spends the year in AAA.
Corey Patterson leads the team in stolen bases.
"Iíll kind of have a foot on the back of my own butt. Thatís just how I do things.Ē -- Bryan Price, 10/22/2013
Adam Dunn strikes out 250 times. Just out of spite.
"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."