"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
"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."
Things are just going too good. They say that happens before you die. Great Goodness. Beware people.
"You only have to bat a thousand in two things; flying and heart transplants. Everything else you can go 4-for-5."
Hard to blame Posey on that.
Cozart strikes out swinging. 5-1 Reds mid 9th.
Told ya. Another wild pitch = another insurance run.
"Okay you guys, pair up in threes!" --Yogi Berra
Not gonna relax but huge insurance
Chapman in to pitch.
Crawford, pinch hitter and Pagan due up
Just got home from work, I just want to be in this game thread. C'mon Chappy holdem!
This is the ol Left Hander rounding third and heading for home.
Not a save situation yet. Would you save him? (Me either)