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  1. Video: Dee Gordon steals four bases against the Orioles

    May 23, 2015, 9:40 AM EDT

    MIAMI, FL - MAY 22:  Dee Gordon #9 of the Miami Marlins slides safely into second base under the tag of Jimmy Paredes #38 of the Baltimore Orioles during the game at Marlins Park on May 22, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

    The Marlins have lost eight games in a row and are now 0-5 under new manager Dan Jennings, but at least Dee Gordon is doing some cool things.

  2. Billy Hamilton dropped to eighth spot in Reds’ lineup

    May 17, 2015, 12:36 PM EDT

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    Billy Hamilton hit leadoff in all 136 of his starts last season and he had again served as the Reds’ leadoff man in his first 33 starts this season. But that will change in Sunday’s series finale against the Giants.

  3. White Sox prospect Carlos Rodon gets the win in his first major league start

    May 9, 2015, 11:25 PM EDT

    Carlos Rodon

    Carlos Rodon earned the win in his first major league start against the Reds on Saturday.

  4. And That Happened: Thursday’s scores and highlights

    May 1, 2015, 7:09 AM EDT

    Astros dogpile

    I feel like issuing an intentional walk to get to the reigning batting champ is not the greatest idea in the world, but I guess they pay Lloyd McClendon the big bucks to make those kinds of decisions.

  5. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Apr 23, 2015, 7:37 AM EDT

    Roberto Kelly

    Roberto Kelly is all like “Me? I didn’t do nothin’?” And Mattingly is all like “dude, really?” And Blanco is all like “[whistles innocently]”

  6. UPDATE: Billy Hamilton is day-to-day with right groin soreness

    Apr 18, 2015, 5:32 PM EDT

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    Hamilton suffered the injury beating out an infield single in the eighth inning.

  7. Video: Matt Carpenter leaps over Brayan Pena to score on a sacrifice fly

    Apr 17, 2015, 9:11 PM EDT

    Matt Carpenter

    Matt Carpenter made a cool maneuver to score the tying run in the bottom of the first against the Reds on Friday night.

  8. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Apr 11, 2015, 8:30 AM EDT

    Joey Votto

    The Reds won in their final at-bat for the fourth time in four games to start the season. Tigers pitching finally yielded an earned run. Mark Buehrle won his 200th career game. Friday had a lot of interesting results.

  9. The Reds won in their final at-bat for the fourth game in a row

    Apr 10, 2015, 11:05 PM EDT

    Todd Frazier

    On Friday against the Cardinals, the Reds became the first team since 1912 to win their first four games in their final at-bat.

  10. Could Billy Hamilton steal 100 bases this season?

    Apr 10, 2015, 7:45 PM EDT

    Billy Hamilton

    Billy Hamilton is the first player to steal six bases in his team’s first three games since Vince Coleman in 1987. Coleman was the last player to steal 100-plus bases. Could Hamilton accomplish the feat?

  11. 2015 Preview: Cincinnati Reds

    Mar 31, 2015, 11:02 PM EDT

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    Is the fun over in Cincy?

  12. Rob Manfred says it would be hard to reinstate Pete Rose in a limited way

    Mar 27, 2015, 9:39 AM EDT

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    But it probably doesn’t matter because a reinstated Rose would be pretty limited to begin with.

  13. Walt Jocketty: “I don’t know if we have a fit” for Dayan Viciedo

    Feb 7, 2015, 6:25 PM EDT

    Dayán Viciedo

    After some consideration, Reds GM Walt Jocketty isn’t sure if Dayan Viciedo is a fit for the club.

  14. Jacob deGrom wins National League Rookie of the Year Award

    Nov 10, 2014, 6:52 PM EDT

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    A strong finish gave deGrom the edge over Billy Hamilton and Kolten Wong.

  15. BBWAA Awards finalists announced on MLB Network …

    Nov 4, 2014, 6:02 PM EDT

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    The Baseball Writers Association of America (BBWAA) is announcing the top three finalists for American League and National League Rookie of the Year, Manager of the Year, Cy Young, and Most Valuable Player during a one-hour special airing right now (6:00 p.m. ET) on MLB Network. We will post those names here as they are rolled out …

  16. Gold Glove finalists announced

    Oct 23, 2014, 1:47 PM EDT

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    On your mark. Get set. Complain!

  17. Is Terrance Gore baseball’s fastest man?

    Oct 9, 2014, 8:45 AM EDT

    Terrance Gore

    He’s certainly up there. Let’s learn a bit about him, shall we?

  18. Pouliot’s 2014 National League awards picks

    Sep 30, 2014, 2:30 PM EDT

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    You know Kershaw is the Cy Young. Is he the MVP, too?

  19. Jose Altuve, Justin Morneau win AL, NL batting titles

    Sep 28, 2014, 7:20 PM EDT

    Jose Altuve

    Jose Altuve and Justin Morneau are your 2014 batting champions in the American League and the National League, respectively.

  20. Billy Hamilton remains out of Reds’ lineup with concussion

    Sep 26, 2014, 2:14 PM EDT

    Billy Hamilton

    Yet another reason to stop referring to concussions as “mild.”

  21. Billy Hamilton robs Ryan Braun of homer, leaves with concussion

    Sep 24, 2014, 8:15 PM EDT

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    It would have been Braun’s 20th homer of the season.

  22. Mets will skip Rookie of the Year candidate Jacob deGrom’s final turn in the rotation

    Sep 23, 2014, 2:49 PM EDT

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    Last week deGrom tied the MLB record by striking out the first eight batters he faced against the Marlins and overall since mid-June he has a 1.90 ERA in 15 starts.

  23. And That Happened: Tuesday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 10, 2014, 6:50 AM EDT

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    Yusmeiro Petit was a study in efficiency as the Giants solidified their hold on the top wild card slot in the National League and pulled to within two and a half of the Dodgers.

  24. Video: Kolten Wong makes an outstanding catch

    Sep 9, 2014, 8:45 PM EDT

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    Watch as Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong tracks down this Billy Hamilton lopper into shallow right-center field to save a run in the bottom of the fourth inning Tuesday night in Cincinnati …

  25. Billy Hamilton is the youngest player with 50 steals since 2007

    Aug 28, 2014, 2:44 PM EDT

    Billy Hamilton

    Not many rookies in recent MLB history have done as much running as The Fastest Man In Baseball.

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