1. Cincinnati Reds : An Early Free-Agency and Offseason Primer

    While the Cincinnati Reds are not technically out of the wild-card race yet, things are looking worse by the day. They sit six games back in the wild-card race, and they have been awful since the break...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 9 months ago 2,491 reads 1 comments

  2. Stock Up, Stock Down for Cincinnati Reds' Top 10 Prospects for Week 19

    After struggling a week ago, the top prospects in the Cincinnati Reds ' farm system played great as a whole this week. Michael Lorenzen was roughed up, but the rest of the young arms pitched well...

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  3. 3 Reasons to Be Optimistic for the Cincinnati Reds' 2014 Playoff Chances

    After playing 120 games this season, the Cincinnati Reds currently sit at an even 60-60 on the year. Most Reds fans probably expected more from this team to begin the season, but there are still reasons to be optimistic about a playoff appearance...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 10 months ago 2,248 reads 5 comments

  4. 2 Post-Deadline Moves the Cincinnati Reds Could Still Make

    The Cincinnati Reds stood pat at the trade deadline; however, that does not mean they won't be making a move through waivers. If Cincinnati wishes to be playing in October, it will need to bolster its bullpen and lineup...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 10 months ago 4,656 reads 8 comments

  5. Cincinnati Reds Prospect Who Will Help the Team in 2015

    The Cincinnati Reds currently stand at 54-54. Cincinnati decided not to make any major moves at the trade deadline. With the passing of the deadline, let's shift the focus back internally and look at which prospect can help the Reds in 2015...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 10 months ago 2,112 reads 0 comments

  6. Stock Up, Stock Down for Cincinnati Reds' Top 10 Prospects for Week 16

    Billy Hamilton has exceeded expectations this season at the major league level, but he is not the only Cincinnati Reds prospect to make it to the majors this season...

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  7. 3 Blockbuster Deals the Cincinnati Reds GM Should Be Proposing

    The Cincinnati Reds enter the All-Star break as one of the hottest teams in baseball. After a 23-29 start to the season, Cincinnati goes into the break at 51-44 and just 1.5 games back in the NL Central...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 11 months ago 11,865 reads 12 comments

  8. Scouting Reports for Cincinnati Reds Prospects in the 2014 Futures Game

    Cincinnati Reds fans will have plenty to root for during this season's All-Star break. The Reds are well represented with four All-Star selections and even have Todd Frazier to cheer for in the Home Run Derby...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 11 months ago 786 reads 0 comments

  9. Ranking the Cincinnati Reds' Best All-Star Game Candidates

    The Cincinnati Reds are entering the break as one of the hottest teams in baseball and have several deserving All-Star candidates. Cincinnati has gone 20-10 over its past 30 games, improving its record to 43-39...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 11 months ago 902 reads 1 comments

  10. Cincinnati Reds' 2014 Trade Deadline Shopping List

    A month ago, the Cincinnati Reds sat at just 22-28. However, the team has turned things around and now stand at 39-38. Cincinnati has hung around due to their stellar starting pitching...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 11 months ago 1,609 reads 2 comments

  11. Latest Projections on When Cincinnati Reds' Robert Stephenson Will Be Called Up

    The Cincinnati Reds ' top prospect has the potential to be the ace of the staff in the future, but when will Robert Stephenson get his first taste of the big leagues? ...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 11 months ago 2,643 reads 4 comments

  12. Stock Up, Stock Down for Cincinnati Reds' Top 10 Prospects for Week 9

    The Cincinnati Reds ' top 10 prospects had a pretty mediocre week as a whole. The bats of Yorman Rodriguez and Tucker Barnhart were particularly cold...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 12 months ago 1,629 reads 0 comments

  13. 4 Players the Cincinnati Reds Should Consider Dealing at the Deadline

    The Cincinnati Reds sit at just 27-31, and it might seem easy to label them as sellers. However, the season is still young, and they sit just three games back in the wild-card race...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 12 months ago 7,007 reads 1 comments

  14. 10 Under-the-Radar Players to Watch at French Open 2014

    The players included on this list are not the top players in the world. Players like Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic are obvious choices to make deep runs at Roland Garros...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 12 months ago 2,845 reads 8 comments

  15. Is There Any Hope for the American Men at the 2014 French Open?

    Roland Garros has not been kind to the Americans for the past decade. This is largely due to the style of play that American men have developed. They boast monster serves and powerful groundstrokes but lack the clay-court consistency...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 1 year ago 1,262 reads 12 comments

  16. 2014 Internazionali BNL D'Italia: Takeaways from the Men's Tournament

    Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal met each other in the finals to set up their 41st career meeting. This time, it was Djokovic who came out victorious at the 2014 Rome Masters on Sunday...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 1 year ago 1,916 reads 28 comments

  17. Breaking Down the Quarterfinal Matchups at the 2014 Mutua Madrid Open

    The 2014 Mutua Madrid Open lost two of its top four seeds before the tournament even started. Novak Djokovic withdrew after his right arm injury flared up yet again...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 1 year ago 3,213 reads 1 comments

  18. Breaking Down the Quarterfinal Matchups at the 2014 Portugal Open

    Tomas Berdych and Milos Raonic headlined the competitors at the 2014 Portugal Open. They have done their part by advancing to the quarterfinals. Raonic is looking for his first career title on clay and first title of 2014...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 1 year ago 2,026 reads 1 comments

  19. Takeaways from the Men's 2014 Barcelona Open

    Rafael Nadal 's early exit was the biggest story of the week at the 2014 Barcelona Open. For most players, a quarterfinal loss would be chalked up as a solid week, but not for Nadal...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 1 year ago 3,785 reads 28 comments

  20. Breaking Down Quarterfinal Matchups at the 2014 Barcelona Open

    We are down to the quarterfinals at the 2014 Barcelona Open. Rafael Nadal is looking to win his fourth title in a row here and ninth title in Barcelona overall. His toughest competition went down early...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 1 year ago 1,616 reads 7 comments

  21. Takeaways from the 2014 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters

    Rafael Nadal's dominance at the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters has come to an end. After an eight-year reign as champ, Nadal has now lost two years in a row...

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  22. Biggest Takeaways from the 2014 U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship

    Upsets ruled the 2014 U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship early on. Top seeds John Isner and Tommy Robredo both lost in their first matches...

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  23. Preview and Prediction for the 2014 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters

    The clay-court season is officially underway, and the 2014 Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters is the first big tournament of the season. Monte Carlo is the only ATP Masters Series tournament that is not mandatory for the top players...

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  24. Breaking Down Quarterfinal Matchups at the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship

    Upsets have been the theme at the 2014 Fayez Sarofim & Co. U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship. Only two of the eight seeds have advanced safely into the quarterfinals...

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  25. Predicting the Top Seeds' Chances at the 2014 US Men's Clay Court Championship

    The 2014 Fayez Sarofim & Co. U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship began with four matches on Monday, April 7. This signals the official start of the clay-court season...

    Justin Olexa Written by Justin Olexa about 1 year ago 1,965 reads 2 comments