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25 facts about Ernie Lombardi

Happy silver HOF anniversary to Ernie Lombardi. 25 fun and not-so-fun facts about The Schnoz.

Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History #1: It's over when the Big Dog Barks

The final post!

Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History #2: Riverfront hosts Hustle's game-winning hit

The ninth and penultimate post in Red Reporter's count down of the 10 Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History. This is my attempt to rank the most memorable and exciting moments relevant to the Cincinnati Reds in the history of the Mid-Summer Classic.

Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History #3: Morgan walks it off

The eighth post in Red Reporter's count down of the 10 Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History. This is my attempt to rank the most memorable and exciting moments relevant to the Cincinnati Reds in the history of the Mid-Summer Classic.

Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History #4: Big Red Machine Fosters victory at the Vet

The sixth post in Red Reporter's count down of the 10 Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History. This is my attempt to rank the most memorable and exciting moments relevant to the Cincinnati Reds in the history of the Mid-Summer Classic.

Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History #5: Immaculate Concepcion/Fleur de Eckersly

The sixth post in Red Reporter's count down of the 10 Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History. This is my attempt to rank the most memorable and exciting moments relevant to the Cincinnati Reds in the history of the Mid-Summer Classic.

Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History #6: Stuffing the ballot boxes, the analog way

The fourth post in Red Reporter's count down of the 10 Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History. This is my attempt to rank the most memorable and exciting moments relevant to the Cincinnati Reds in the history of the Mid-Summer Classic.

Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History #7: Blackwell beats 14th level of DiMaggio Bros.

The fourth post in Red Reporter's count down of the 10 Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History. This is my attempt to rank the most memorable and exciting moments relevant to the Cincinnati Reds in the history of the Mid-Summer Classic.

Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History #8: The Whip blanks the Juniors and Ks the Kid

Blackwell began his Reds career at age 19, during the fateful year of 1942. He appeared in only two games that season and was drafted to serve in the 71st Infantry under General Patton....

Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History #9: The Judge comes off the bench for The Man

The second post in Red Reporter's count down of the 10 Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History. Frank Robinson's performance in the 1959 ASG.

Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History #10: "Double No-Hit" Wins at Crosley

This is the first post in Red Reporter's count down of the Greatest Moments in Reds All Star History. This is my attempt to rank the most memorable and exciting moments relevant to the Cincinnati Reds franchise in the history of the Mid-Summer classic. July 6, 1938: Johnny Vander Meer takes the hill at Crosley.

Waiting for that call from the Hall

Waiting for that call from the Hall. Is this Barry's year?

Updating the Top 100: Part 5 of 5

The Most Valuable Top 100 update yet, now on RR...

Updating the Top 100: Part 4 of 5

Brandon Phillips gets the spotlight on the Top 100 update at RR.

Updating the Top 100: Part 3 of 5

The Reds' resident rock star is nearing top 100 status. Read about it now on RR.

Updating the Top 100: Part 2 of 5

Attempting to give Aaron Harang his due, on Red Reporter's top 100 update.

Updating the Top 100: Part 1 of 5

The update to the top 100 list commences with a non-update: it's honorable mention time, starring Jay Bruce.

8 Days of Brendanukkah: Greasy Taught Me

8 Nights of Brendanukkah: One Great Trade

Early 20th Century Altrock

Kluszewski! Bless You.

The Story of Orval Overall

Hall of Fame ballot revealed: Barry Larkin and some other guys

Barry Larkin is the most important guy on the list of eligible Hall of Famers this season

Through the Sand Lots of Time, Davey Johnson's Locker

Baseball fans are self-indulgent nostalgia junkies, it's true. There's no Ken Burns Football, no leatherhead re-enactors (at least for the purposes of this argument), no sacred talisman of memorabilia that matches the Honus Wagner card. This has a lot to do with the sheer longevity of the sport, but at least a little to do the meditative, journal-keeping Costasian nerds it attracts.

When do the Reds deserve an All Star Game?

The Anti-Greats: Day 5

The Anti-Great series wraps up on Red Reporter today, including a hypothetical match-up for the ages.

The Anti-Greats: Day 4

Strolling through more bad memories of the anti-greats on Red Reporter. C-Patt, C-Patt, C-Patt!

The Anti-Greats: Day 3

The RR anti-greats hits Day 3. Reap the rewards of The Trade.

The Anti-Greats: Day 2

The RR anti-great list rolls on, with a new batch of five.

The Anti-Greats: Day 1

A new feature begins today on Red Reporter: investigating the worst Reds of all time. Come check it out!

The Greatest Reds: "I don't know how to quit you"

The Greatest Reds series on Red Reporter takes another look at the list, and an alternate approach.

HOF recap: Larkin falls short