Cincinnati Reds

The Front Row with Betsy Ross
12:30 am
Fri November 30, 2012

2012 Redsfest

Even in the midst of the NFL season, baseball in Cincinnati doesn’t seem to have an offseason. Coming December 7 and 8 to the Duke Energy Convention Center is the annual Redsfest, a gathering of fans, past and present players and coaches, and a myriad of displays and activities. To preview this year’s Redsfest, Kathryn Braun, promotional events manager for the Cincinnati Reds, is in The Front Row with Betsy Ross.


Salute to Big Klu
1:32 am
Fri October 19, 2012

Around Cincinnati Baseball Special

Reds great Ted Kluszewski

The newest “Around Cincinnati Baseball Special”

The World Series is near, so Lee Hay has assembled a 2-hour baseball extravaganza saluting one of the greatest Reds ever, 1B Ted Kluszewski. He was a bigger than life athlete and during this program, listeners will hear from his wife, Eleanor; clubhouse legend Bernie Stowe and his wife, Priscilla; Reds Hall of Famer Ken Griffey; Steve Wolter from Sports Investments; and more. Also learn about this year’s Reds Fest, and the Baseball on the West Side exhibition at the Price Hill Historical Society.

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Sports
1:44 pm
Mon October 15, 2012

Dusty Baker staying on as Reds field manager

Blevine37 at the English language Wikipedia

The Reds and  Dusty Baker have reached an agreement on a two-year contract extension through the 2014 season.  They're making the formal announcement Monday afternoon at 3 during a press conference at Great American Ball Park.

"In Dusty's five seasons here he's taken us to the postseason twice and has proven he can lead our teams to championship-caliber play on the field," Reds CEO Bob Castellini said in the news release announcing the agreement.   "He's the right manager to continue the building process that will take us deeper and deeper into the playoffs in the future."

Cincinnati Baseball
11:29 am
Mon October 15, 2012

Saluting Big Klu

Ted Kluszewski warming up with two bats.
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  • Hour 1 of the program
  • Hour 2 of the program
  • Pete Rose was asked what his theory of hitting - if he had Ted Kluszewski's job as batting instructor for the Reds - what his approach to hitting would he teach to a young Pete Rose.

Sunday, October 21, 2012: 8 PM

The World Series is near, so Lee Hay has assembled a 2-hour baseball extravaganza saluting one of the greatest Reds ever, first baseman Ted Kluszewski. He was a bigger than life athlete and during this program, listeners will hear from his wife, Eleanor; clubhouse legend Bernie Stowe and his wife, Priscilla; Ken Griffey; Steve Wolter from Sports Investments; Big Klu in the Reds Hall of Fame and more. Also learn about this year’s Reds Fest, and the Baseball on the West Side exhibition at the Price Hill Historical Society.

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Playoffs
7:43 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

Rally towels and rally caps don't help: Reds lose to the Giants

Reds fans hold out hope in the ninth inning

Reds fans are reeling from the loss that eliminated Cincinnati from the playoffs.


Gene Mesh doesn't think Reds players had any fire in them after they left San Francisco.


"I think they're reading their own headlines after winning two out there."


He was very disappointed after the 6-4 loss to the Giants and so was Pete Pryval.


"Lost opportunity. We had plenty of chances and it didn't happen."


Reds Manager Dusty Baker says he's getting tired of the disappointments too.


"It hurts. I mean big time."

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