June 20, 2018

RLW Episode 29 – Season Review

THAT"S why you play the game. After going up 2-0 in San Francisco last weekend, the Reds traveled home to Great American Ballpark needing just one win. A place where they held the best home record in the majors. Did I mention it was a place where they simply had to win one game out of three. ONE GAME. We know how it ended. It may just have been the worst week in Cincinnati sports history. Couple … [Read more...]

RLW Episode 28 – Two Down Nine More to Go

How many of you saw the Reds heading out west to start the 2012 Postseason and thought they"d win two games at AT&T Park? I know I didn"t. Especially with the way the offense was performing over the last 3 weeks of the season. Then Johnny Cueto lasts all of 8 pitches in Game 1. Yeah, 8! Still the Reds find themselves with a commanding lead as they head home Tuesday for Game 3. … [Read more...]

RLW Episode 27 – 2012 NL Central Champs

Congratulations to the Cincinnati Reds! The Reds clinched their 10th division championship with a 6-0 victory over the LA Dodgers on Saturday afternoon. It was a very interesting weekend to say the least. Obviously there were some things beyond people"s control however at least every one now knows about the TV show "Cruise In". … [Read more...]

RLW Episode 20 – Credentialed

David and Seubs were very fortunate this week to be granted access to the pressbox at Fifth Third Field in Toledo, OH as the Louisville Bats visited the Mudhens. Unfortunately we recorded this BEFORE both the Reds and Bats lose Monday night. We still had an awesome time and thanks to Matt Andrews the play-by-play voice of the Bats for letting us hang out with him. … [Read more...]

RLW Episode 18 – It's the End of the World As We Know It

Fitting title for this week"s show. Joey Votto out for 4 weeks with a torn meniscus. Having surgery this week. What will the Reds do in his absence? … [Read more...]

RLW Episode 17 – Sliding Head First with Richard and Greg

This week we"re joined by the hosts of the Head First Slide Podcast, longtime Reds fans Richard and Greg. … [Read more...]

RLW Episode 15 – What a Difference a Week Makes

Well well well, last week stunk for Reds fans. After winning 6 straight, the Reds followed that up by losing 5 of their next 6 games, both against teams with losing records. However it was great to see Mat Latos bounce back tonight against the Brew Crew. … [Read more...]

RLW Episode 14 – Relax Reds Fans

After sweeping the Tribe last week in Cincinnati, the Reds trip to the Mistake by the Lake got off to a rocky start Monday night as Mat Latos only goes 4 innings and gives up a few longballs. … [Read more...]

RLW Episode 13 – We're Just Spitballin Here

There is a debate in Reds country about the opposing teams packing our home turf. The Detroit Tigers fans were very loud and very proud, particularly on Sunday night. Here we go again. … [Read more...]

Off day observations

With the off day and the Reds seemingly on a roll I thought I would take a post to look at how the Reds are faring so far this season. First, the Reds have arguably the best pitcher in Baseball at the top of their rotation. With a 1.12 ERA, Cueto is the second best staring pitcher in baseball (based on ERA alone.) He has 4 wins compared to the 0 wins Dempster (1.02 ERA) has. Cueto started … [Read more...]