"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."
Why no bunt attempt? If you're struggling this badly do anything.
Votto grounds out to 3rd. 2 outs.
Joey just doesn't seem himself since the knee inflammation flared up.
Pirates lose 6-5
Phillips grounds out to 3rd. 1-0 Reds mid 1st.
"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."
Amarista flies out to left.
Kotsay flies out to left. 2 outs.
Opponents continue to stack their lineups with 7, 8 lefties when they face Latos and Arroyo.
The Reds still have but 2 lefties on their entire roster...
"On-base percentage is great if you can score runs and do something with that on-base percentage," Baker said. "Clogging up the bases isn't that great to me."
"I donít know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody".
Headley strikes out swinging. 1-0 Reds after 1.
Bruce grounds out to Headley playing the shift near 2nd.
Infield hit for Ludwick
First pitch hitting
"You only have to bat a thousand in two things; flying and heart transplants. Everything else you can go 4-for-5."