"You can't sit on a lead and run a few plays into the line and just kill the clock. You've got to throw the ball over the damn plate and give the other man his chance. That's why baseball is the greatest game of them all." -Earl Weaver
Bruce loves hitting off of Cain.
"Man, the pitch looks fast, even in slow motion." Thom Brennaman on Chapman's fastball.
BRUUUUUUUUCE!!!! Run up the score baby!!!!!
Chapman to the rotation!!!! Do it already!!!!
"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."
...the 2-2 to Woodsen and here it comes...and it is swung on and missed! And Tom Browning has pitched a perfect game! Twenty-seven outs in a row, and he is being mobbed by his teammates, just to the thirdbase side of the mound.
Face it, we all knew Cain would regress to his xFIP someday.
JB got every bit of that pitch.
Reds offense came to the park ready to play. No need for SBs or small ball.
Jay Bruce, Superstar.
"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."
dude...that was a absolute BOMB!!! in that air...at sea level...wow
Not this year...maybe a Wild Card
Rolen flies out to right
Cain all over the place, hanging them left and right.