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Dynamic Hamilton making dash at Reds history

Dynamic Hamilton making dash at Reds history

MLB.com Updated 19 hours ago
It's never too hot in the hot tub for Billy Hamilton. Not only will it make him sweat and make him wet, it's helped keep the dynamic Reds rookie center fielder on the field.
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  • Reds plan to move RHP Bailey to 60-day DL

    Reds plan to move RHP Bailey to 60-day DL

    ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    The Reds plan to transfer right-hander Homer Bailey to the 60-day disabled list on Tuesday, ending his chances of pitching again this season.
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  • Behind the scenes of a Reds documentary

    Behind the scenes of a Reds documentary

    MLB.com 22 hours ago
    Co-writing, narrating and starring in a baseball documentary is one of those things I never would have predicted I'd do as an extension of my job with Major League Baseball. But I'm certainly not complaining about it.
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  • Johnny Cueto Celebrates Win By Flicking Mike Leake's Crotch

    Johnny Cueto Celebrates Win By Flicking Mike Leake's Crotch

    deadspin.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    As today's Reds-Pirates game went final, Johnny Cueto earned his 16th victory of the season. To celebrate, he flicked Mike Leake's balls. Leake definitely felt it. Good game, everyone.Read more...
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  • Heisey Hits 2 HRs, Leads Cueto, Reds Over Pirates

    Heisey Hits 2 HRs, Leads Cueto, Reds Over Pirates

    nytimes.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    Chris Heisey hit two home runs, including a tiebreaking shot in the ninth inning, and Johnny Cueto overcame an early jolt to earn his 16th win as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 Sunday.
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  • Heisey's second homer lifts Cueto, Reds in ninth

    Heisey's second homer lifts Cueto, Reds in ninth

    MLB.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    Chris Heisey connected for two home runs, including the one that gave the Reds the lead in the ninth inning for a 3-2 series-salvaging win over the Pirates on Sunday at PNC Park.
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  • Brewers Acquire Broxton From Reds for 2 Players

    Brewers Acquire Broxton From Reds for 2 Players

    nytimes.com yahoo.com ESPN.com MLB.com Aug 31 (yesterday)
    The NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers have acquired right-handed reliever Jonathan Broxton from the Cincinnati Reds for two players to be named.
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  • Walker leads way as Worley shuts down Reds

    Walker leads way as Worley shuts down Reds

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 30 (2 days ago)
    Neil Walker launched a three-run homer in the first, and that was all the Pirates needed in a strong start from Vance Worley as Pittsburgh defeated Cincinnati, 3-2, on Saturday afternoon at PNC Park.
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  • Harrison Helps Pirates Edge Reds 2-1

    Harrison Helps Pirates Edge Reds 2-1

    nytimes.com Aug 29 (3 days ago)
    Josh Harrison hit an RBI triple and scored on Jose Tabata's tiebreaking single in the eighth inning, leading the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night.
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  • Reds swipe six, run away with rubber match

    Reds swipe six, run away with rubber match

    MLB.com nytimes.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    Cincinnati's proficiency on the bases helped accomplish something in Thursday's 7-2 victory over the Cubs that they hadn't done in more than eight years.
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  • Reds excel on bases, at plate to support Axelrod

    Reds excel on bases, at plate to support Axelrod

    MLB.com ESPN.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    With help from six stolen bases and two three-run innings, Dylan Axelrod shut down the Cubs over five frames in their 7-2 series finale win at Great American Ball Park on Thursday afternoon.
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  • Garvey provides precedent for Alvarez's move to first

    Garvey provides precedent for Alvarez's move to first

    MLB.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    Between games of a doubleheader against the Reds at Dodger Stadium on June 23, 1973, iconic Dodgers manager Walter Alston approached Steve Garvey in the clubhouse. "Have you ever played first base?" Alston asked his onetime third baseman.
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  • Bats back Latos early as Reds hold off Cubs

    Bats back Latos early as Reds hold off Cubs

    MLB.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)
    A four-run fourth inning supported Mat Latos nicely before the Reds had to hang on for a 7-5 victory over the Cubs. Cincinnati has won three of its last four games and stopped Chicago's four-game win streak.
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  • Hamilton becomes youngest Red to steal 50 bases

    Hamilton becomes youngest Red to steal 50 bases

    MLB.com Aug 27 (5 days ago)
    Reds center fielder Billy Hamilton added another remarkable feat to an already impressive rookie campaign. In the fourth inning of Wednesday's game against the Cubs, the speedster stole his 50th base of the season, swiping third base with two outs and l…
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  • Soler goes deep in first Major League at-bat

    Soler goes deep in first Major League at-bat

    MLB.com Aug 27 (5 days ago)
    Jorge Soler didn't waste any time proving he was ready for the Major Leagues. The Cubs' No. 5 prospect homered in his first big league at-bat in the second inning Wednesday, crushing a 2-1 pitch from the Reds' Mat Latos to center field. Following Luis V…
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  • Wood Helps Cubs Beat Reds 3-0

    Wood Helps Cubs Beat Reds 3-0

    nytimes.com MLB.com Aug 26 (6 days ago)
    Travis Wood got his first win in months and impressed his former pitching coach along the way.
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  • Reds survive ninth to earn split against Braves

    Reds survive ninth to earn split against Braves

    MLB.com Aug 24
    Cincinnati scored three runs off former Reds pitcher Aaron Harang during the fourth inning and went on to a 5-3 victory over Atlanta on Sunday at Great American Ball Park.
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  • Leake dazzles on mound, at plate for Reds

    Leake dazzles on mound, at plate for Reds

    Mike Leake pitched into the seventh inning and boosted Cincinnati's struggling offense by hitting a double and scoring the only run as the Reds ended a seven-game losing streak by beating the Atlanta Braves 1-0 Saturday night.
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  • J. Upton caps Braves rally after Minor no-hit bid

    J. Upton caps Braves rally after Minor no-hit bid

    ESPN.com Aug 22
    Justin Upton hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning Friday night, rallying the Atlanta Braves to a 3-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds after left-hander Mike Minor came up four outs short of a no-hitter.
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  • Cincinnati UYA sets a new standard for program

    Cincinnati UYA sets a new standard for program

    MLB.com Aug 22
    MLB and the Reds on Friday opened the P&G Cincinnati MLB Urban Youth Academy, which will provide provide free year-round baseball and softball training and instruction, as well as educational and vocational programs, to 7- to 18-year-olds in the Gre…
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  • Video - Reds Edge Pirates 00:43

    Reds Edge Pirates

    Aug 31
    Chris Heisey hit two home runs to lead the Reds past the Pirates 3-2.
  • Video - Brewers Bolster Bullpen With Broxton 02:14

    Brewers Bolster Bullpen With Broxton

    Aug 31
    ESPN.com MLB editor Christina Kahrl discusses the Brewers' acquisition of reliever Jonathan Broxton in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds.
  • Video - Walker's Homer Lifts Pirates 00:37

    Walker's Homer Lifts Pirates

    Aug 30
    Neil Walker hit his 18th home run of the season in the Pirates' 3-2 win over the Reds.
  • Video - Reds Cruise Past Cubs 00:36

    Reds Cruise Past Cubs

    Aug 28
    Billy Hamilton went 2-for-2 with two RBIs, two runs scored and a stolen base as the Reds beat the Cubs 7-2.

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