NUXHALL WAY: THE REDS BLOG
A TOP-NOTCH ROTATION OF INSIGHT AND ANALYSIS ON THE CINCINNATI REDS
The miserable start can’t be ignored, but neither can the 34-30 record since the start of May.
Suarez is 26 years old, in the prime of his baseball-playing life, and putting up one of the best seasons of any third baseman in the entire history of baseball’s oldest franchise.
On the occasion of outfielder Adam Dunn’s induction into the Reds Hall of Fame, an excerpt from 'The Big 50: The Men and Moments That Made the Cincinnati Reds.'
Harvey has certainly been better than expected since joining the Reds, but we’re still just talking about 10 games of improved performance.
With a strong offense and sturdy bullpen taking shape, an average rotation is the last step between the Reds and respectability.
What if the Reds already have a center fielder, right under our noses? The more I’ve seen Schebler and considered the question, the more intrigued I become.
The draft is over, and it’s about to be July. That means it’s trading season for the Reds.
If we get to Opening Day 2019 and the Reds haven’t made significant progress, settle in for yet another season of the never-ending crash-and-burn rebuild.
If this club is intent on chasing respectability, then they must look outside for starting pitching assistance. The most prudent course of action? A trade.