Candid and honest, as always, Jay Bruce is out to prove that 2014 was an aberration…that things will once again go great for him and the Reds this year. Read more from Hal McCoy, in Goodyear, in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
He’s says he learned from the frustrations of his past…from the expectations for his future. Joey Votto is what he is, for better or worse! Read more from Hal McCoy in Goodyear in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
When pitchers advance to the Reds from Louisville they invariably talk about how much Ted Power aided and abetted their advancement. Why is that? And what makes him so good? Read more in Hal McCoy’s column from Goodyear, Arizona…in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
Forced to play extended minutes, UD’s Jordan Sibert made the most of Saturday, logging 38 minutes, scoring 24 points, and had seven steals in the Flyers 18 consecutive home win…this time over St. Bonaventure. Read more from Hal McCoy in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
The Fordham Rams were more like Lambs on this day, victims of a career day by Jordan Sibert and a UD offense that just kept scoring, and scoring. Read more in the latest Press Pros inside feature from Hal McCoy.
While his scoring line said he scored only eight points, Kyle Davis had the biggest basket of the game — the last one. It gave Dayton a thrilling win and maybe some time on ESPN Top Ten. Read more in the latest Press Pros inside feature from Hal McCoy.
January, no Browns again (there hasn’t been for years), so the off-the-cuff stuff I wonder about, stuff that bothers me while I study my fingernails. Read more in today’s Press Pros inside feature…that is, if you have nothing better to do!
After being inserted into the starting lineup, UD’s Kendall Pollard has done nothing but show signs of a budding star. Saturday, in a win against St. Louis, he bloomed! Read more in the latest Press Pros inside feature from Hal McCoy.
Scrappin’…Kyle Davis (above) and the Dayton Flyers had to fight for their lives, and their 14th win of the season…thanks to teammate Scoochie Smith’s unbelievable second half in Wednesday’s game with LaSalle. Read more from Hal McCoy in today’s Press Pros inside feature.
Randy Johnson (above) made it on the first ballot. But Joe DiMaggio did not make it to Cooperstown on the first ballot. Nor did Jimmie Fox, Yogi Berra, Whitey Ford, Cy Young, Tris Speaker, Mel Ott or Roy Campanella. In today’s Press Pros inside feature Hal McCoy asks, “What were those voters thinking?”
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.