1. Young Cubs Fall to Reds as Streak Reaches 6 Games

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 15 days ago 64 reads 0 comments

  2. Cubs Behold Future with Alcantara, Beeler

    CINCINNATI – At 38-52, 13 games out of first place in the National League Central and with two top pitchers already traded away weeks ahead of the nonwaiver trade deadline, the Cubs are looking to the future again...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 15 days ago 190 reads 0 comments

  3. Lynn Wins 10th, Cardinals Top Pirates 5-2

    ST. LOUIS -- Lance Lynn reached double figures in wins before the All-Star break for the third straight year and Kolten Wong homered for the second game in a row, helping the St...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 15 days ago 645 reads 0 comments

  4. Simon Becomes First in NL to Reach 12 Wins

    CINCINNATI -- Win totals for pitchers don't carry the same gravitas these days as other stats, but Reds starter Alfredo Simon has shown he has more than that on his resume this season...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 15 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  5. Injuries Cloud Reds' 4-1 Victory over Cubs

    The Reds beat the Cubs 4-1 on Wednesday, but may have lost second baseman Brandon Phillips and center fielder Billy Hamilton to injury. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 15 days ago 184 reads 0 comments

  6. Brandon Phillips Injury: Updates on Reds Star's Thumb and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, July 22 Mark Sheldon of MLB .com provided an update on Brandon Phillips ' recovery from thumb surgery: The lengthy recovery process for injured second baseman Brandon Phillips took a step forward on Monday...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 15 days ago 9,594 reads 6 comments

  7. Brandon Phillips Leaves in 8th vs. Cubs Due to Apparent Wrist Injury

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  8. Pirates Designate Duke Welker for Assignment

    The Pirates have designated right-hander Duke Welker for assignment in order to clear a spot on the 40-man roster for infielder Matt Hague, reports Rob Biertempfel of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review (on Twitter)...

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  9. Molina Exits vs. Pirates with Right Thumb Sprain

    INJURY REPORT: Yadier Molina left the game in the bottom of the 3rd inning with a right thumb sprain. Will be re-evaluated tomorrow...

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  10. Molina Exits vs. Pirates with Injury

    Tony Cruz coming onto the on-deck circle for Yadier Molina, who was checked on by trainers after slide into third base last inning...

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  11. Video: McCutchen Throws out Adams at 3B

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  12. Addison Russell Is Dealmaker for Rizzo

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  13. Pirates' Pedro Alvarez Hits 100th Home Run of Career

    With Tuesday's fourth-inning long ball off the St. Louis Cardinals ' Carlos Martinez, Pedro Alvarez of the Pittsburgh Pirates reached 100 career home runs, per MLB.com ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 15 days ago 864 reads 0 comments

  14. Renteria Ready to Give Alcantara a Chance

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 15 days ago 117 reads 0 comments

  15. Starling Marte to Bereavement List; Matt Hague with Pirates

    Starling Marte's locker is clear and Matt Hague is with the Pirates , Rob Biertempfel reports. There's no word on what might be going on with Marte...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 15 days ago 189 reads 0 comments

  16. Marte out 3-7 Days (Bereavement Leave)

    #pirates Marte is on bereavement leave. Matt Hague called up. Liriano will start Sunday v #reds. Worley in bullpen Sat and Sun...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  17. Cubs' Alcantara Makes Debut at Second

    It will be a two-day audition, at most, for Arismendy Alcantara. But this could be the start of more than just a peek at what could be a special piece to the Chicago Cubs ' future...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 820 reads 0 comments

  18. Cincinnati Reds Closer Aroldis Chapman Survives and Thrives

    The naming of Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman to the National League All-Star squad for the July 15 game in Minneapolis deserves bonus attention given that only a few months ago the southpaw was perhaps only a few inches from death...

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  19. Filling in for Votto

    Something impossible is happening. The Reds are contending despite getting basically nothing from Joey Votto. This, as you all know, has happened thanks to triumveral emergence of Todd Frazier, Devin Mesoraco, and Billy Hamilton...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 15 days ago 138 reads 0 comments

  20. Cardinals “looking for Offense” … Not Jake Peavy

    ESPN's Jayson Stark and Gordon Edes reported Tuesday afternoon that the Cardinals were interested in acquiring veteran right-handed starter Jake Peavy from the last-place Red Sox , with Stark predicting that a trade could come together quickly...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 15 days ago 572 reads 0 comments

  21. Why Keeping Kolten Wong Makes Sense, Plus Some Jake Peavy Tidbits

    Yesterday, for the VEB Daily slot, fourstick wrote a fine piece that looked at two potential position players the Cardinals could acquire in a trade by the end of the month. With the offense 28th in the league in runs scored with 335 (3...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 15 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  22. Garcia's unhappy birthday — surgery scheduled : Sports

    Jaime Garcia turned 28 on Tuesday. As birthdays go, Garcia said, “I think I've had about 27 better ones...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 15 days ago 35 reads 0 comments

  23. Yankees' Cashman Loves the Haul Cubs Got in Samardzija Deal

    Here's news that shouldn't come as a surprise to anybody: The New York Yankees were in on Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 15 days ago 611 reads 0 comments

  24. Bryant Ejected for First Time as a Pro

    OMAHA, Neb. -- Chicago Cubs third-base prospect Kris Bryant was ejected from Triple-A Iowa's game against the Omaha Storm Chasers in the eighth inning on Tuesday night. .....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 15 days ago 246 reads 0 comments

  25. Cubs: James Russell Knows He Could Be Up Next on Trading Block

    James Russell gave Jeff Samardzija the beer-and-a-cigarette sendoff on the Fourth of July in Washington . And then the Cubs reliever had to wonder if he would be the next one to get traded...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 15 days ago 88 reads 0 comments