Cincinnati Reds Week 8 Pitching Report

The Reds entered Week 8 with a 6 game home stand against the Colorado Rockies and Washington Nationals. The Reds went 4-2 in the with a sweep of the Nationals. The past two weeks, Reds fans were asking for front office movement, but none so far as PR announcement would make the Reds look bad. Reds will face the Philadelphia Phillies and San Diego Padres in Week 9.

  • The Random state: Teams not named with the first letter “C” is at 6-5-1
  • Individual Pitching Reports
    • Jason Marquis: May 31st
    • Johnny Cueto: June 2nd
    • Mike Leake: June 3rd
    • Anthony DeSclafani: June 4th
    • Raisel Iglesias: June 5th
    • Michael Lorenzen: June 6th




  • 17.2 IP/21 H/11 R/9 ER/7 BB/11 SO/4 HR
  • ERA 4.58/WHIP 1.58
  • RATES: 27.27% H/14.29% R/9.09% BB/14.29% SO/5.19% HR
  • PER 9: 10.70 H/5.60 R/3.57 BB/5.60 SO/2.04 HR
  • PER PA: 3.67 PA/H, 7.00 PA/R, 11.00 PA/BB, 7.00 PA/SO, 19.25 PA/HR



  • 18 IP/18 H/9 R/8 BB/13 SO/HR
  • ERA 4.50/WHIP 1.44
  • RATES: 22.78% H/11.39% R/10.13% BB/16.46% SO/1.27% HR
  • PER 9: 9.00 H/4.50 R/4.00 BB/6.50 SO/0.50 HR
  • PER PA: 4.39 PA/H, 8.78 PA/R, 9.88 PA/BB, 6.08 PA/SO, 79.00 PA/HR




  • 9.1 IP/4 H/R/3 BB/13 SO
  • ERA 0.96/WHIP 0.75
  • RATES: 11.43% H/2.86% R/8.57% BB/37.14% SO
  • PER 9: 3.86 H/0.96 R/2.89 BB/12.54 SO
  • PER PA: 8.75 PA/H, 35.00 PA/R, 11.67 PA/BB, 2.69 PA/SO



  • 9 IP/4 H/5 BB/12 SO
  • WHIP 1.00
  • RATES: 11.11% H/13.89% BB/33.33% SO
  • PER PA: 9.00 PA/H, 7.20 PA/BB, 3.00 PA/SO



Lorenzen’s 2 starts

  • 13.1 IP/3 H/3 R/9 BB/7 SO/HR
  • ERA 2.03/WHIP 0.90
  • RATES: 6.25% H/6.25% R/18.75% BB/14.58% SO/2.08% HR
  • PER 9: 2.03 H/2.03 R/6.08 BB/4.73 SO/0.68 HR

Best and Worst Pitching Games of Week 8

  • Best Start: Michael Lorenzen (May 26, Colorado)
  • Worst Start: Mike Leake (May 27, Colorado)
  • Best Bullpen Appearance: The Last 5 games (May 26-31, Colorado and Washington)
  • Worst Bullpen Appearance: May 25 (Colorado)
  • Best Staff Game: May 26th (Colorado)
  • Worst Staff Game: May 27th (Colorado)

Week 8 Probables

  • Philadelphia: Johnny Cueto, Mike Leake, Anthony DeSclafani
  • San Diego: Raisel Iglesias, Michael Lorenzen, Johnny Cueto

Cincinnati Reds Week 7 Pitching Report

The Reds entered Week 7 with 5 interleague games against the Kansas City Royals and Cleveland Indians an all were on the road. The Reds went 0 for 5 for the week and the fanbase is asking for change from the front office. For one thing, Cincinnati is hosting the MLB All-Star Game and it would not be a good PR move for the office with manager Brian Price being one of the coaches for the National League. Cincinnati Enquirer columnist Paul Daugherty writes that one bad week will not commence change. Reds face the Colorado Rockies and Washington Nationals in a 6 game home stand in Week 7.  Continue reading