Jay Bruce will play in his 900th ML game tonight, it will be his first ever playing 1B.
CF Hamilton
3B Frazier
2B Phillips
RF Bruce
C Mesoraco
LF Ludwick
RF Schumaker
SS Santiago
P Leake

*Bruce has no major/minor league appearances at 1B.
*Skip Schumaker has 157 ML appearances at RF, 61 starts.

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Down on the Farm
Reds land 2 prospects on Baseball American midseason Top 50 prospect list.

On this date: 1993
Tom Browning takes a rooftop seat at Wrigley Field.

Remember him? 
Former UC Bearcat/Colerain Cardinal Dominick Goodman caught a season-high five touchdown catches as the Cleveland Gladiators (Arena Football League) defeated the Portland Thunder 61-40 on Saturday.


Fox Sports: Why not USA vs World in All-Star game?

NY Times: Rose await his return, 25 years into exile

Denver Post: Tulowitzki's trade value may never be higher

Cool story on Josh Harrison (Princeton/UC) from Pittsburgh Tribune Review and another one HERE from the Pittsburgh Post Gazette.

PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 18: Josh Harrison #5 of the Pittsburgh Pirates stands ready at second base during the game against the Cincinnati Reds on June 18, 2014 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

All-Star Game
Four Reds named to NL All-Star team

Odds of it
*Odds Reds would have 4 All-Stars and none would be named Votto, Bruce or Phillips?
*Odds Reds would have 4 All-Stars and be in 4th place?

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Reds take 2 of 3 from Brewers
Notes, stats, video of fan interference HERE

Down on the Farm
David Holmberg will start Game 2 of Tuesday's doubleheader

Report: Votto likely headed back to DL

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From Thursday's who: Games we played as kids

Bengals geese?
Hey Lance! My wife hand painted a bunch of old concrete geese in Bengals colors - obviously we're pumped for the season already. We're season ticket holders and big tailgaters - join us sometime in lot a. 
J. and Riss Skujins
Lebanon, OH