The Reds came home riding high on the verge of a sweep over the Giants in the NLDS. The injury to Johnny Cueto added importance to that for the opportunity to rest their rotation. Unfortunately it was not to be. Homer Bailey turned in a solid start but the opportunistic Giants took advantage of some lapses on defense to win 2-1 in ten innings and stave off elimination.
October 9, 2012
After injuries limited Scott Rolen to only 65 games played last season, the perennial All-Star third baseman is hoping for a healthy bounce-back campaign in 2012. He recently showed up to the Cincinnati Reds' camp ready for action.
February 29, 2012
Scott Rolen and J.D. Drew could be two of the most reviled visiting players to ever come through Philadelphia. Drew should have been a Phillie, but wasn't and Rolen was a Phillie, but decided he didn't want to be. But with the Phillies needing a third baseman and the St. Louis Cardinals considering moving Rolen, could there possibly be a way for Rolen to find his way back to Philly?
November 15, 2007