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Cincinnati Reds outfielder Derrick Robinson turned on the jets yesterday when a line drive to left field was poorly played. After Jeff Bianchi twice failed to scoop up the ball in hilarious fashion, Robinson was waved home and had a shot at the rare inside-the-park home run. The ump blew the call.
No-hitter, post-game F-bomb, shaving cream pie to the face. It doesn’t get any better than that for a pitcher.
Welcome to The Daily Yam, bringing you Yesterday’s Awesome Moment, anything else you might have missed, and what to look forward to today. It’s your one-stop shop when you skipped last night’s action, or have forgotten what day it is. Last night, Jay Bruce did serious work in right field to rob a home run, then went up to the plate and hit one far enough that no one could catch it. Genius!
It was a game in which you needed a lighthouse and a compass to find your way around the bases — the fog was that bad at Wrigley Field today. But eventually it dissipated and the Reds wo … oh my God, a dead body! Nobody leaves the park!
The Reds Pitchers Have Been So Good That A Local Pizza Chain Has Had To Give Away $100K In Promotional Pizza
Their advanced pizza metrics expected this many free pizzas in an entire year. The season just started.
You may have known him as Maude Frickert, or Elwood P. Suggins, or one of the hundreds of other offbeat characters he invented from his wild imagination on TV. But how about retired Reds pitcher Wimp Willis, who lost his used chicken farm? Comedian Jonathan Winters, who died today at age 87, was a huge Reds fan, and his rain delay interviews on Cincinnati radio are legendary.
Former Reds Utility Man Ryan Freel Found Dead At Age 36 In Apparent Suicide, Suffered Multiple Concussions Throughout Career
Former Cincinnati Reds utility man Ryan Freel, who believed he had at least “nine or 10″ concussions throughout his playing career, was found dead in his home on Saturday afternoon. He was 36. Details, after the jump.
The San Francisco Giants defeated the Cincinnati Reds in Game 5 of the NLDS yesterday, capping off a comeback in which they found themselves down 2-0 facing three straight games on the road. The Giants managed to pull it off, to Brian Wilson’s delight, thanks in large part to Buster Posey’s 6th inning grand slam in Game 5 that propelled San Francisco to a 6-4 victory.
In Photos: Fan With “Abortion Is Sin” Sign Runs Onto Field Before Reds-Giants, And It Doesn’t End Well
Ah. What would sports be without people with controversial political and religious agendas running onto the field with signs? Well, if you answered “better,” you’d be correct. However, if you answered “it would be better, but there would be less entertaining photos of fans running around like crazy people and eventually getting taken down by the cops,” you’d also be correct.