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


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.

Is FC Cincinnati’s Defense Finding Solid Ground?

An odd couple at center back and outstanding goaltending have steadied FCC’s nerves heading into a three-week schedule break.

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.

Is Jurgen Locadia’s Time With FC Cincinnati Running Out?

Last year’s big international signing hasn’t produced enough goals, so he's likely to head back to England when his loan deal ends June 30.

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.

FC Cincinnati Shows Life in Its Stadium Opener, but Falls Short

A fan march and Bailey chants finally returned last Sunday, but so did FCC’s propensity to crumble in crucial moments.

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.

FC Cincinnati’s Odyssey to TQL Stadium

An amazingly fast and furious five-year journey to U.S. soccer prominence culminates with Sunday’s grand opening and a national TV audience.

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?

The Bengals Chase a Winning Draft Formula

The team picked arguably the best college players at three different positions while trading down to secure more picks. Not bad at all.


Cris Collinsworth Crunches The Numbers

You know Cris Collinsworth from his Bengals glory days and national TV profile, but Cincinnati might benefit more from his newest career—tech entrepreneur.



Life In The ’Burbs With Bengals Rookie John Ross

For Bengals receiver John Ross, an Amberley Village McMansion is just the right speed.

Marty Brennaman Is Still Coming In Loud and Clear

Marty Brennaman has been the voice of the Reds for more than four decades. But his most impressive feat has been keeping a voice of his own.

Swing Shift

Andrew Benintendi’s Not-So-Long Journey From Sellman Field To Fenway Park.

New Coach, Old Dream

Luke Fickell wants to make UC football great again. If he succeeds, will he stick around to enjoy it?

Hard Knocks Revisited

A former sports reporter looks back at Bengals training camps of yore.

Mike Brown’s Forgotten Playing Days

How the Bengals owner’s time on the gridiron explains his much-maligned career on the sidelines.