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Reds' Pham slaps Giants' Pederson over fantasy football beef

San Francisco Giants outfielder Joc Pederson said Cincinnati Reds outfielder Tommy Pham slapped him prior to Friday’s series opener over a dispute about their fantasy football league. While the Giants warmed up in the outfield, Pham confronted Pederson and smacked him in the face before the pair was separated.
CBS Sports

MLB investigates on-field scuffle between Reds' Tommy Pham, Giants' Joc Pederson over Fantasy Football dispute

Prior to Friday night's game in Cincinnati, reports surfaced that there was an on-field altercation between Giants outfielder Joc Pederson and Reds outfielder Tommy Pham. Pederson himself later confirmed the reports. Now, beefs between teams and/or individual players aren't uncommon in baseball. We know this. The Pham-Pederson scuffle, however, seems...
Cincy Jungle

Bengals have by far the fastest growing fanbase per new research

The Cincinnati Bengals are getting really popular. Sure, going to a Super Bowl helps. But it’s more the way they did it. They have a confident, young quarterback (Joe Burrow), a receiver who has the potential to be an all-time great (Ja’Marr Chase), and a clutch kicker and defense that always seem to deliver.
NBC Sports

How to watch Sunday's Giants vs. Reds game on Peacock

Get your coffee and breakfast ready for some Sunday morning baseball. The Cincinnati Reds will host the San Francisco Giants for the final contest of the teams' three-game set at Great American Ball Park early Sunday morning. The game will be streamed live on Peacock as part of the MLB Sunday Leadoff series.

Xavier Perez, 12-year golf phenom, lands NIL deal with Cobra Puma

Child golf phenom Xavier Perez has scored a major NIL deal before even becoming a teenager. The 12-year-old, who has won more than 250 tournaments since he began playing golf competitively nine years ago, landed a name, image and likeness deal with Cobra Puma, the company announced Friday. “Xeve’s personality, talent and love for the game is inspiring, and we’re thrilled to welcome him to the Cobra Puma Golf family,” Dan Ladd, the president of Cobra Puma golf said in a statement, according to ESPN. “He is a fantastic talent and role model, which aligns with our mission to push the game...

Ohio Man Known as ‘Uncle Ben’ Charged with 16 Counts of Child Sexual Abuse Spanning Several Years, Multiple Locations, and Numerous Children

An Ohio man was arrested late last week in connection with child sexual abuse allegedly committed over several years in multiple locations. On Friday, he was indicted. And the charges are myriad. John Benjamin Reynolds, 53, stands accused of sixteen separate counts over the allegations including four counts of rape...

Giants-Reds: How to Watch, Stream & Bet Peacocks' 'Sunday Leadoff'

The San Francisco Giants and Cincinnati Reds will conclude their weekend series on late Sunday morning with Tyler Mahle taking on Alex Cobb. Neither of the starting pitchers for this matchup has shown much of anything through two months of the season, with Mahle boasting a record of 2-5 with an ERA of 6.32, while Cobb owns a record of 3-2 with a 6.25 ERA.

Fixing the Cincinnati Reds

Jim Bowden was surely channeling his inner Coldplay over at The Athletic earlier this week. Some hail and well met fellow named Mark teed it up for Jimbo, asking what he would do if he were the Reds GM, considering the reality of the Castellini ownership group. If you have...

Tommy Pham Out of the Lineup Friday for the Cincinnati Reds

Tommy Pham missed the game Friday for the Cincinnati Reds, Jack Baer of reports. In the, stop me if you heard this one before category, the Reds were asked by the opposing team, the San Francisco Giants, to remove Pham from the lineup after he slapped Giants outfielder Joc Pederson in the face before the game Friday. Why did Pham slap Pederson in the face, you ask? Well, apparently, this stemmed from a disagreement via text that both were having over a fantasy football league that both participate in. You can’t make this stuff up.

Giants couldn't use relief pitcher due to inaccurate lineup card

The San Francisco Giants fell to the Cincinnati Reds, 5-1, on Friday night but for manager Gabe Kapler, that wasn’t even the worst of it. In the bottom of the eighth inning, Kapler made the call for relief pitcher Jake McGee, who had just come off of IL earlier that day. However, there was one major oversight that prevented McGee from entering the game: he wasn’t eligible to play.
Cincy Jungle

Bengals News: (5/28): Rookies introduced to Cincinnati chili

The team's rookies Dax Hill, Cam Taylor-Britt, Zach Carter and Cordell Volson got together to try some menu items from Gold Star Chili. "That's good stuff," said Volson. Bengals safety Jessie Bates would give Dallas a player to build around here, currently holding out of the AFC champion’s OTAs with no intentions of playing on the franchise tag.