Cincinnati Sports Links – Morning Reads for 7/8/2014

Mar 3, 2014; Goodyear, AZ, USA; A fan reads a magazine during the game between the Cincinnati Reds and the Seattle Mariners at Goodyear Ballpark. Mandatory Credit: Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports

 

Morning reads to help you catch up on all the Cincinnati sports news of the past 24 hours:

  • Hal McCoy says that everyone has an eye on Joey Votto’s health status, via FoxSports Ohio.

  • Ray Guilfoyle take a look at Votto’s roto impact on Fake Teams.

  • On Blog Red Machine, Jesse Borek runs through all things Reds as we head toward the All-Star break.

  • Steve Watkins at the Cincinnati Business Courier profiles the Reds’ partnership with P&G in community service.

  • The AP’s Joe Kay reported that Jay Bruce would make is first MLB start at first base in Votto’s stead.

  • GlobalPost runs down the latest Reds’ player movement.
  • Coley Harvey hops in the Wayback Machine to look at one of the greatest plays in Cincinnati Bengals history, on ESPN.com.

  • Harvey that the Bengals’ quiet off-season off the  field is a welcome turn of events and a good sign for the upcoming season.
    • At Cincy Jungle, Jason Marcum searches for the face of the Bengals and comes up with a many-headed beast.
    • Chris Roling sizes up the Bengals’ defensive lineup for 2014 on Bleacher Report.

  • DJ Byrnes thinks the Big 12 should pass on adding the University of Cincinnati to its fold, courtesy of  Eleven Warriors.