Collin Balester

Cincinnati Reds #51 - Relief Pitcher

  • Born: 06/06/86
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 6'5"
  • Weight: 199
  • Bats/Throws: R/R

Yamaguchi & Ryu: Major League teammates wearing #1 and #99

The Blue Jays’ Shun Yamaguchi (#1) and Hyun-Jin Ryu (#99) can become the first pair of pitchers to wear jersey numbers 1 and 99 on the same team.

Chihuahuas 7, River Cats 3: A Night at Raley Field

My first night in a press box was a good one.

Reds 13, Cubs 6: This Space Left Blank


That was ... something.

Were Mike Moustakas' hitting woes predictable?


Mike Moustakas, Justin Smoak, and Brandon Wood all had tremendous success in the minor leagues. And, yet, they flamed out in the big leagues. Was it predictable?

Know Your Enemy: Pittsburgh Pirates


Was 2013 a one-off? Or the start of years of contention?

Nats' Prospect Taylor Jordan On ASG Futures Roster


While the Nationals wait to decide/announce that Taylor Jordan will temporarily, at least, take Dan Haren's spot in the rotation, the 24 yo right-handed starter has been named to the roster of the...

Kane County Collects First Cubs Win


Kane County plays their third straight extra-inning game, but this time they win their first game ever as a Cubs affiliate. Iowa is still looking for their first win and Tennessee drops the rubber...

Spring 2013 Tigers Twitter rankings


We take a look at the names, numbers, and nuances of all your favorite Tigers related twitter accounts.

National Det: Into the Black


How did Ross Detwiler perform in 2012, and what should we look for in 2013? A look at the Washington Nationals' 26-year-old left-hander and what he needs to do to continue improving on his...

AFL Championship Thread: Nats' Prospects in AFL


Ryan Perry is starting for the Salt River Rafters and the right-hander's fellow Washington Nationals' prospects Anthony Rendon and Brian Goodwin are expected to see action in today's AFL...

Washington Nationals' Prospect Alex Meyer To Represent Nats In 2012 All-Star Futures Game.


Washington Nationals' Prospect Alex Meyer @AlexMeyer17 To Represent Nats In 2012 All-Star Futures game.