Dugout Digest – welcome to Reds Day

It's now time to preview one of the NL Central's three playoff teams from 2013 – the Cincinnati Reds. But while the Reds did indeed make it to the 2013 Postseason, they bowed out after just one game, and that failure cost manager Dusty Baker his job. Can the Reds have a better year in 2014 without both Baker and Shin-Shoo Choo? We shall see.

Yesterday was Brewers Day on TOC, and here's your recap.
Season preview
Two biggest weaknesses
Three key questions
Four horsemen

And here's your schedule of televised games and pitching matchups for today.
-Tigers vs Yankees (1:05 PM, Sanchez vs Kuroda)
-Pirates vs Twins (1:05 PM, Cole vs Correia)
-Nationals vs Astros (1:05 PM, Roark vs Williams)
-Cardinals vs Mets (1:10 PM, Martinez vs Lannan)
-Diamondbacks vs Dodgers (4:05 PM, TBA vs Lee)
-Brewers vs Angels (4:05 PM, Garza vs Santiago)
-Padres vs Indians (4:05 PM, Ross vs Kluber)
-Cubs vs Mariners (10:05 PM, McDonald vs Wolf)

Welcome to Reds Day, and enjoy Spring Training, everyone.

About Joe Lucia

I hate your favorite team. I also sort of hate most of my favorite teams.