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  1. Reds in trouble without healthy Joey Votto

    David Schoenfield

    Steve Mancuso of Redleg Nation wrote about Jay Bruce playing first base in Monday's game for the Reds: First of all, if you think Joey Votto isn't going on the DL, I've got some World Series tickets from 2013 to sell you. Face value. Second, this...

    Blog | July 07, 2014
  2. Tuesday afternoon reading list

    David Schoenfield

    Some stuff to check out as you take a break from watching the World Cup ... Remember the great throw by Yoenis Cespedes a couple weeks ago? The next day, I wrote about some of history's great throws. Eric Lang of The Hardball Times examined the...

    Blog | June 24, 2014
  3. Chat wrap: Rizzo, Street, Adams, All-Stars

    David Schoenfield

    Here's Tuesday's chat wrap. Lots of talk about Huston Street and Matt Adams -- hey, you never know where these chats will go -- plus some All-Star talk, Anthony Rizzo versus Joey Votto, Jeff Samardzija, David Price and much, much more!...

    Blog | June 17, 2014
  4. Ten observations on Opening Day games

    David Schoenfield

    The first rule of Opening Day: Don't overreact to Opening Day. So these are merely observations from flipping around watching a bunch of different games. 1. At one point during the Cardinals-Reds opener, Adam Wainwright looked a little perturbed, ...

    Blog | March 31, 2014
  5. SweetSpot TV: Ranking the first basemen

    David Schoenfield

    First base regained some luster last season as Chris Davis and Paul Goldschmidt had monster years that put them in the MVP discussions in their leagues and Freddie Freeman had a breakout year for the Braves. The position gets even stronger this year ...

    Blog | March 25, 2014
  6. Reds think Joey Votto walks too much

    David Schoenfield

    Richard Fitch at Redleg Nation wrote a great piece last week on Joey Votto, centered around this question and response from Dennis Janson of WCPO and Reds GM Walt Jocketty: "I asked Walt Jocketty if (new manager Bryan) Price is up to the task of disa...

    Blog | November 19, 2013
  7. Liriano simply too good for the Reds

    David Schoenfield

    At the All-Star Game, I asked Joey Votto about the Pittsburgh Pirates. This was back when everyone was still skeptical about the Pirates, or at least a little skeptical given their second-half collapses in 2011 and 2012. "They're 100 percent legit...

    Blog | October 01, 2013
  8. Reds-Pirates: What to watch for

    David Schoenfield

    Whether or not you like the one-and-done format of the wild-card game, it does present a great opportunity to second guess everything the managers do, from roster management to pitching changes, bunts and, of course, when to use your closer. Tim K...

    Blog | October 01, 2013
  9. Playoff watch: Rivera to the rescue

    David Schoenfield

    Some quick thoughts on the most important results and plays of the day, and a look forward to Thursday. Key at-bat of the day: Well, besides Matt Adams' two extra-inning home runs for the Cardinals, how about this one: Mariano Rivera versus Alejan...

    Blog | September 05, 2013
  10. Podcast: Who does Darvish compare to?

    David Schoenfield

    Eric Karabell and myself once again pinch-hit on the Baseball Tonight podcast and we had much fun talking about the great Yu Darvish, the AL Cy Young race, A.J. Pierzynski's ejection, Miguel Cabrera, Joey Votto's RBI total compared to Brandon Phillip...

    Blog | August 13, 2013
  11. Ignore win total, Kershaw is MVP candidate

    David Schoenfield

    Wins still matter. Well, of course wins matter, you know that. That's why we play the game. I mean wins for pitchers still matter in things such as Cy Young or MVP votings. Which gets us to Clayton Kershaw. With about 50 games remaining, the Na...

    Blog | August 07, 2013
  12. SweetSpot TV: Kershaw for MVP?

    David Schoenfield

    Tristan Cockcroft joins me to discuss the wide-open NL MVP race. Starting pitchers rarely win but is Clayton Kershaw a strong candidate?...

    Blog | August 06, 2013
  13. Pujols, Cano and those big contracts

    David Schoenfield

    From Buster Olney's blog today: Albert Pujols is likely out for the year, given the amount of time he will miss. From ESPN Stats & Information, the most money owed to a player based on where deals will be at the start of the 2014 season: Joey V...

    Blog | July 29, 2013
  14. Active players who will be Hall of Famers

    David Schoenfield

    Albert Pujols was placed on the disabled list on Sunday, sort of the exclamation point to the Los Angeles Angels' debacle of a season. Sunday was Hall of Fame induction day -- you may have missed it, considering the lone player elected played his fin...

    Blog | July 29, 2013
  15. Bruce Bochy messes up NL lineup

    David Schoenfield

    Here's the National League lineup for Tuesday's game: 2B Brandon Phillips RF Carlos Beltran 1B Joey Votto 3B David Wright LF Carlos Gonzalez C Yadier Molina SS Troy Tulowitzki DH Michael Cuddyer CF Bryce Harper You see the problem here,...

    Blog | July 15, 2013
  16. Players believe Bonds is record holder

    David Schoenfield

    NEW YORK -- Media day at the All-Star Game isn't quite media day at the Super Bowl, but on a hot, steamy day in the Jackie Robinson Rotunda at Citi Field, sweaty media members met with sweaty ballplayers. There was a vibe of happiness from the player...

    Blog | July 15, 2013