Archive for January, 2007

Todays Dead Ball Player – Art Fowler

Wednesday, January 31st, 2007

“We got fired at Minnesota, we got fired at Detroit, we got fired at Texas.”

Art Fowler


Have The Reds Ever had Pitching? Howsam Era-Act 1

Monday, January 29th, 2007

When we last kicked around the seemingly ever-present thought, “Have the Reds ever had any Pitching?” We were rolling around in the DeWitt/Hutchinson years in the early 1960’s. Seasons that found the Reds hitting feats garnishing most of the press in what in retrospect was largely a pitching era. When the Reds history is examined often the late sixties are glossed over and recede into the shadows of the success of the 1970’s, this is too bad, for those were some interesting teams, flawed at times, but teams that had rich personality and a hunger to feed the fans of Cincinnati a long relished championship.