Remembering Roy Halladay’s 2010 Playoff No-Hitter

The MLB playoffs are about to start and after a competitive finish we finally have all the matchups for baseball’s big dance set. The divisional series will be broadcast on FOX Sports 1, and to get you ready for October baseball we have been taking a look back at some of the best moments in MLB playoff history over the next few days.

Weekly Watch: NL Central intra-division play heats up this week

The National League Central has a important week of intra-division play this week. Here is a preview.

Tom Hamilton’s wish for Aroldis Chapman becomes reality

Does Cleveland Indians radio voice Tom Hamilton now feel that justice has been served?

Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman suffered facial fractures after being hit by a line drive by Kansas City’s Salvador Perez in a horrific incident during Cactus League play. The four second clip with the sound of ball hitting Chapman’s face is sickening.

Brandon Phillips: Cincinnati Reds now unlikely to trade second baseman

Despite reports that have persisted for more than a month, the Cincinnati Reds are now unlikely to trade second baseman Brandon Phillips and his terrible contract. FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal has reported that sources have told him the team is almost certain not to move the 32-year-old former All-Star.

Cincinnati Reds: It’s past time for team to fire Dusty Baker

Loyal readers are cognizant that I don’t believe Dusty Baker is a quality baseball manager. In fact, I’ve written about it multiple times — though not recently. Following his second consecutive early postseason exit Tuesday night, it’s high time for the axe to fall in southwest Ohio.

Baseball’s second wild card is great, but playoff format needs fixing

While the addition of a second wild card to the Major League Baseball playoffs last season was absolutely another progressive idea, the do-or-die aspect of the one-game wild-card round may rear its ugly head again this October.

Video: Homer Bailey finishes off no-hitter with perfect ninth inning

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey made history Tuesday night, as he notched the 280th no-hitter in Major League Baseball history against the San Francisco Giants.

Early contenders in the MLB MVP races

Looking across the statistical leaders across Major League Baseball at the 50-game mark, there’s a fair share of usual suspects, some players that are emerging into stars and some players whose level of production seemingly came out of nowhere. It’s still early, but there are some players that have proved enough to be in the […]

Milwaukee Brewers: should team move Ryan Braun to clean-up spot?

The Milwaukee Brewers have been a tough team to figure out in 2013. They started out 2-8, won nine-straight to move three games over .500 before losing nine of 10 to fall to 15-20. The Brewers topped the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-1 on Monday night to help break out of that funk, but it was an […]

2012 MLB Win-Loss Predictions Revisited

Kurt compares the final win totals for 2012 MLB regular season to his predictions from March. How many did he get right?

The Cincinnati Reds’ Case To Host the 2015 MLB All-Star Game

The new park has yet to host an All Star game in its ten seasons of existence, and the city has not held the Mid-Summer Classic since 1988 at Riverfront Stadium. So the park and the city are long overdue. It’s time to bring the All Star Game to the Cincinnati.

MLB’s Parity Amazes … And Other Random Musings and Tidbits

A few nights ago it was so warm I couldn’t sleep, so my mind drifted to Octobers past. I came up with these nuggets, which I believe are all factual with seven weeks to play in another splendid MLB season.

MLB Replete With Special Stories in 2012

AJ Kaufman takes a look at all the great surprises this season and what they mean over the final 65 games.

Did 2010 Reds-Cardinals Skirmish Influence Tony La Russa’s All Star Reserve Choices?

There is no shortage of bad blood in the Cincinnati Reds-St. Louis Cardinals rivalry and many people think the 2010 skirmish influenced Tony La Russa’s All Star selections, which included snubs of Brandon Philiips and Johnny Cueto.

Call to the Bullpen MLB Podcast: Ohio On Top

The Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Indians each lead their respective divisions at the moment. How did this happen? Can they stay on top? Is Kevin Youkilis Cleveland bound?