Cincinnati Reds: Homer Bailey throws second career no-hitter

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Homer Bailey came through for the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night at Great American Ballpark, as he dominated all night, throwing his second career no-hitter in the process. It was the 16th no-no in Reds history. Bailey was one walk away from pitching a perfect game as he gave San Francisco Giants' center fielder Gregor ...

Video: Homer Bailey finishes out no-hitter

Tuesday, July 2nd, 2013

Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey notched his second career no-hitter Tuesday night with a 3-0 win over the San Francisco Giants. His other no-no came just 10 months ago on September 28, 2012 and was the last no-hitter in baseball until Tuesday. The 27-year-old hurler was spectacular Tuesday night as ...

Cubs Hitting Streak Continues

Wednesday, August 1st, 2012

Everyone knows the Chicago Cubs own the most embarrassing streak in pro sports -- 104 years without a championship and counting. But it is not until nights like Tuesday that we are reminded the Cubs also own the coolest streak in pro sports -- 7,441 consecutive games with a hit ...

Jonathan Sanchez Makes Me Hate Baseball Even More

Saturday, July 11th, 2009

It's well documented that I hate baseball. That's mainly because my boyhood favorite team - the San Diego Padres - are freaking awful. And they have been for the better part of 40 years. Last night they did something that made me realize that, yes, I am completely justified in ...

A Retrospective Look at Hurricane Carlos’ Path of Destruction

Wednesday, September 17th, 2008

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to witness a no-hitter in person? Well, have ya? If  you answered yes, then do we ever have a solution for you: a guest entry from Cousin Charlie, long-time friend of the program who was in attendance at Miller Park on Sunday ...

I Did Not Z That One Coming

Monday, September 15th, 2008

[caption id="attachment_2465" align="alignright" width="309" caption="'Los points to the sky after recording the final out, courtesy of Chicago Tribune"][/caption] People sometimes wonder why I nerdily keep score at every baseball game that I attend. The answer is always the same. "You never know when you'll be at a no-hitter. This scorecard could be ...