Archive for October, 2007

Falling on the Sword – The Season Dies Reds Style

Monday, October 1st, 2007

No, I didn’t desert you, nor the game, nor the Reds.. I just stepped away. Never-the-less, here are some notes that help spread some of the teams blood around the scene of the carnage.

Brandon Phillips becomes the first Reds player since Dave Parker (1986) to have more then 700 plate appearances in a season.

Copping 700 PA’s in a season is quite a feat, one that in Reds history is held in a stranglehold by Pete Rose, who owns 44% of the times it has been accomplished.