Bye, bye Billy
Reds minor league SS Billy Hamilton has tweeted he will play in the MLB Futures Game on Sunday and then head to Double-A Pensacola.
Billy Hamilton on Twitter Saturday morning
It was good @BakoBlaze I had a blast I'm sure them guys will keep up the good work
2012 stats: .323/.413 with 104 SB in 82 games.
Reds 6 Padres 0
Complete game three-hit shutout for Arroyo
Pitching, pitching, pitching
The Reds lead MLB with 7 complete games this season.
The Reds are the only team in MLB with a complete game from all 5 starting pitchers:
7 Reds, 6 White Sox, 5 Rangers, 5 Mets, 5 Tigers, 4 Angels, 4 Jays, 4 Red Sox, 4 Giants
Number different SP on staff with complete games this year:
5----Reds: Cueto (2), Latos (2), Leake (1), Arroyo (1), Bailey (1)
4----Angels: Weaver (2), Williams (2), Haren (1), Santana (1)
3----White Sox: Peavy (4), Sale (1), Humber (1)
3----Rangers: Harrison (2), Lewis (2), Feliz (1)
Hitting, hitting, hitting
The Reds have score 1 run or less 17 times this season (0-17)
Last year the Reds scored 1 run or less 21 times the ENTIRE season (2-19).
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Down on the Farm
Billy Hamilton 1 for 6 with 3 K and adds SB #104
A torch passing at SS: Gregorius to Hamilton
Pensacola News Journal
The Cincinnati Reds want to elevate Billy Hamilton, their top-rated prospect, who has captivated professional baseball with more than 100 stolen bases this season, to the Double-A level in Pensacola.That move will likely coincide with Gregorius heading to Triple-A Louisville where he will be on the doorstep to joining the Reds when teams are permitted to expand the rosters in September.
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