NUXHALL WAY: THE REDS BLOG
A TOP-NOTCH ROTATION OF INSIGHT AND ANALYSIS ON THE CINCINNATI REDS
Jobs 1 through 4 on the Reds’ off-season to-do list are adding quality starters from outside the organization. Nothing else matters.
The Reds need to heed lessons from successful rebuilding efforts by the Braves, Brewers, A’s, and Indians.
Despite another last place finish, the Reds actually improved this season—but fan patience is hanging by a thread.
Nearing his seventh league-leading OBP title, the Reds’ underappreciated star joins very select company.
Another September of meaningless games turns a once-baseball-mad city to apathy.
Career minor leaguer (and awesome teammate) Hernan Iribarren plays all nine positions in his final game for Louisville.
The Reds owner is doing a fair impression of George Steinbrenner instead of Bill DeWitt Jr., which doesn’t bode well for next season.
Owner’s manual: Hire good baseball people, be a likable public face, watch, enjoy, make money.
For two years now, the Reds have been playing with lots and lots of young pitchers trying to figure out who will stick in the rotation and who won’t. As much as it’s befuddled those of us who watch the team, it seems to also confuse some of the players.