In Transition…Forced to make changes on the fly, the Dayton Flyers outplayed, outhustled, and outshot Duquesne Saturday for a win in their Atlantic 10 conference opener over the Dukes. Read more from Hal McCoy in today’s Press Pros inside feature. (Press Pros Feature Photo by Julie McMaken Wright)
Raise your hand if you have heard of these baseball players: Anthony DeScliafani, Chris Wallach, Jonathan Crawford, Eugenio Suarez. And all relatives of the players can put down their hands. That’s cheating. (Read more of Hal’s story in the latest Press Pros inside feature.)
When the Dayton Flyers beat Ohio State, Syracuse and Stanford, all on national TV, they took on a stamp of legitimacy for a program that’s always been top-shelf and tradition rich. Now they get to defend that!
After a long and tortuous season, the finale of your questions to Hal McCoy on what lies ahead…with emphasis on changes more drastic than a reduction in hot dog prices (that would be nice, too.) Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
That “I’m A Browns Fan Look”….September miseries for Reds fans, and the inevitable question to Hal McCoy, a Browns fan. Which is tougher to watch…the Reds going nowhere, or the Browns going nowhere? Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature from Hal.
Frazier The “Real Deal”?…The latest from our regular cast of questioners, who bring up the following: A lost season, a lost first baseman, Todd Frazier (left) the real deal, and who’s tougher to watch…the Reds or the Boston Red Sox? Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
He throws harder, and harder longer, than anyone else in the history of baseball. He’s so special he can’t be imitated. Even his teammates say he’s amazing…unbelievable! It’s Aroldis Chapman, who else? Read the latest Reds profile from Hal McCoy in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
Just in time to snap a losing streak (or start the second half of the season), the latest batch of questions for hall-of-famer Hal McCoy from Press Pros readers far and wide. Enjoy today’s latest Press Pros inside feature.
The latest questions from Press Pros readers for resident hall-of-famer, sage, and former makeover adviser to comedienne Joan Rivers, Hal McCoy. Answers for your queries, and he swears…he’s not “making” any of this stuff up. Read more in today’s inside feature.
Half-Game Homer?…If you’re frustrated over Homer Bailey not pitching past the fifth inning, don’t have such short memory. He’s also pitched two no-hitters and was within four outs Sunday of another. And what major league pitcher doesn’t run out of gas today? This and other questions from Press Pros readers addressed by Hal McCoy…in today’s inside feature.
What does Hal McCoy think about when the Reds are on the road and he has all that extra time not spent traveling back and forth to GAPB on I-75? Well, issues on life, domestic and otherwise, that confound us all. Today he shares in our inside feature. Read, and feel better.
The One That Got Away?….The latest batch of questions from some “regulars” and those new to Press Pros and hall of fame columnist Hal McCoy’s monthly answers. Wouldn’t Edwin Encarnacion look good in a Reds uniform right about now? From hits to “hirsute”, it’s the cleansing of your baseball “soul” on Press Pros. Read more in today’s inside feature.
His smile and his play have been infectious. Brayan Pena has quickly become a fan favorite in Cincinnati because he treats everyone the same…he treats them well!
Another installment of readers’ questions for hall of fame columnist Hal McCoy, with appreciation from those who say they have found us for the first time, and have made us a daily habit. And with that…we turn the “famer” loose. Beware!
He’s changed his delivery and it brought immediate results in his recent start against Colorado. It just goes to prove…Homer Bailey isn’t afraid to try anything that works! Read more on the Reds’ long, tall Texan from Hal McCoy in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
He is the supreme pinch-hitter and good enough as an everyday player for a lot of big league clubs. But Chris Heisey doesn’t view himself as an underdog, just an everyday player who doesn’t get to play every day. Read more on one of the most popular Reds in today’s Press Pros feature from Hal McCoy.
Got a question for hall of famer Hal McCoy? It’s easy…just send it to Press Pros through our “contact” link and have it stand among the great issues of the day, like these latest from Press Pros readers: On Ron Robinson, zoning ordinances for Hal’s cigars, dining with a “doofus”, and, did Devin Mesoraco see his shadow on Groundhog Day? Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
A few years ago he was ready to ride the bus back home to Punxsutawney, Pa. But now Devin Mesoraco has blossomed to play the way people expected as a former first round pick. Read more on the Reds catcher from Hal McCoy in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
Volume 2 of questions for Hall Of Famer Hal McCoy from Press Pros readers like yourself: On Jay Bruce in the starting rotation…video review for major league umpires…did the Reds make a mistake in not signing Aaron Harang…and the irony of having stopped-up toilets and a crappy bullpen.
If his first start of the season was any indication of things to come, Tony Cingrani will make the absence of the dearly-departed Bronson Arroyo grow a bit fonder. Read more from Hal McCoy in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
Tuesday Baseball (Weather Permitting)…Piqua vs. Troy, 4:45 PM, On Press Pros Streaming Audio With Joe Neves