Votto, Phillips, Bruce: How is this team so bad?

Posted at 5:11 PM, May 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-26 17:11:15-04

The Reds are on a losing streak, hitting only .169 this week. John Fay tells us what the moves the Reds' front office may make to bring up some young talent.  Alfredo Simon's eephus pitch gets the gang reminiscing. J.J. Hoover is pitching well in the minors while Dan Straily gets called the Reds' "best starting pitcher."  Some serious ticket deals aim to get fans back into the stands.

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