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Reds Fans Are Finally Feeling Optimistic

An explosive offense and stable starting pitching have Cincinnati back in the NL Central race, but problems persist elsewhere.

This Dynamic Duo Is Carrying the Reds

Jesse Winker and Nick Castellanos led the way to a sweep of the Cardinals last weekend and are putting up historic numbers so far this season.

The Reds Need to Lock up Their Budding Stars

Here’s why signing Luis Castillo, Tyler Mahle, and Jesse Winker to long-term contracts is in everyone’s best interest: team, players, and fans.

Why the Reds Don’t Love Their Fans Back

Major League Baseball guarantees that its team owners make money win or lose, but a soccer fan revolt in Europe reminded us of what real accountability looks like.

How Amir Got His Groove Back for the Reds

Show-boatin’ Amir Garrett has been working on his pitching mechanics and might be rounding into the dominant closer the team needs.

Wade Miley’s No-Hitter Was a Reds Throwback

The crafty lefthander harkened back to Mr. Perfect, Tom Browning, with his quick, precise domination in Cleveland May 7. Can he become a reliable piece in the Reds' starting rotation?

Votto and Suarez Are Finally Showing Signs of Life for the Reds

If the Reds are going to win the NL Central this season, they need their veteran leaders to produce at the plate. How much do they have left in the tank?

Appreciating the Rowdy Reds

The Reds are playing with noticeable intensity, bravado, and fire during an up-and-down start to the season. Will that "team chemistry" translate into wins?

Why Jay Bruce Is a Reds Legend

Jay Bruce’s sudden retirement last weekend might have obscured his amazing impact beyond that glorious “Clinchmas” homerun.

A Storybook Start for the Reds’ Young Stars

The lofty promise of recent first round draft picks Jonathan India, Nick Senzel, and Tyler Stephenson is paying off in the season’s first two weeks.