8/2KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Wilson Valdez sidelined: Cincinnati Reds SS Wilson Valdez (neck) was unable to play Thursday, Aug. 2, with a stiff neck. 3B Miguel Cairo replaced Valdez...[+] in the lineup Thursday.
7/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Todd Frazier to see more time: Cincinnati Reds 3B Todd Frazier will replace 1B Joey Votto (knee) at first base, and he'll shift to third on days when 3B Scott...[+] Rolen needs rest. On those days, 3B Miguel Cairo can move over to first base. C Dioner Navarro could be recalled when the team places Votto on the disabled list. Navarro is hitting .339 with Triple-A Louisville. OF Xavier Paul and INF Henry X. Rodriguez are other options to be recalled.
5/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo activated: The Cincinnati Reds activated 3B Miguel Cairo (hamstring) from the 15-day disabled list Monday, May 7, and outrighted OF Willie...[+] Harris to Triple-A Louisville in a corresponding move. Cairo went 0-for-10 with two strikeouts in three rehab games with Single-A Dayton.
5/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo not coming back yet: Cincinnati Reds 3B Miguel Cairo (hamstring) won't come off the disabled list yet. Cairo will go on a minor league rehab assignment...[+] and rejoin the team 'some time' on their road trip.
4/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo to DL: The Cincinnati Reds placed 3B Miguel Cairo (hamstring) on the 15-day disabled list with a strained left hamstring Tuesday, April...[+] 17, and recalled 2B Todd Frazier from Triple-A Louisville in a corresponding move.
4/16KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo will be re-evaluated Tuesday: Cincinnati Reds 3B Miguel Cairo (hamstring) did not play Sunday, April 15, against the Washington Nationals due to a strained...[+] left hamstring. Manager Dusty Baker said Cairo will be re-evaluated Tuesday, April 17.
4/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo leaves game: Cincinnati Reds 3B Miguel Cairo (hamstring) suffered a strained left hamstring in the second inning Saturday, April 14, against...[+] the Washington Nationals.
4/8KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Scott Rolen gets first rest: Cincinnati Reds 3B Scott Rolen (rest) was held out of the starting lineup Sunday, April 8, in a day game after night game situation....[+] 3B Miguel Cairo got the start in his absence and went 0-for-4 with an RBI. Rolen made a pinch-hitting appearance in the ninth inning, delivering with an infield single and RBI.
2/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Dusty Baker not worried about Scott Rolen: Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker said he's not worried about the health of 3B Scott Rolen this year. Baker is confident Rolen...[+] will be out on the field and will play as many games as his body will allow. However, Baker plans to keep Rolen fresh this spring and won't overwork him. INFs Juan Francisco, Wilson Valdez, Chris Valaika, Todd Frazier, Willie Harris and Paul Janish are all in the mix for the last bench spots, and any one of them could wind up spelling Rolen at third. INF Miguel Cairo is another option.
6/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo had a strong May: Cincinnati Reds IF Miguel Cairo batted .409 with three doubles in 22 at-bats in the month of May. 'Cairo's a pro,' manager Dusty...[+] Baker said Wednesday, June 1. 'He stays ready. He keeps my young guys who aren't playing ready. He trains hard.' Cairo made a start Wednesday in place of the resting 3B Scott Rolen and he finished 1-for-3 with a double.
6/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Scott Rolen restingCincinnati Reds 3B Scott Rolen is receiving a day off Wednesday, June 1, with 2B Miguel Cairo replacing him at third base....[+]Cincinnati Reds 3B Scott Rolen is receiving a day off Wednesday, June 1, with 2B Miguel Cairo replacing him at third base.
News -- May 2011
5/31B-R Blog: “Clutch” Since 1996: A list for discussion purposes: It's all active players with at least 1,000 games played between 1996 and 2011 (to date). And,...
5/26KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo picks up three knocks: Cincinnati Reds 2B Miguel Cairo went 3-for-4 with two runs scored in a losing effort Thursday, May 26. He is hitting .311 on the...[+] year.
5/26KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Scott Rolen outCincinnati Reds 3B Scott Rolen is out of the lineup Thursday, May 26. IF Miguel Cairo is in his place hitting cleanup....[+]Cincinnati Reds 3B Scott Rolen is out of the lineup Thursday, May 26. IF Miguel Cairo is in his place hitting cleanup.
5/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo still unable to start: Cincinnati Reds IF Miguel Cairo (knee) was still unavailable to start Saturday, May 7, as he deals with a right knee problem....[+] 'Cairo is close,' manager Dusty Baker said. 'He's available today double switch. That's me not wanting to take a chance right now. I'm trying to give him every chance to get 100 percent, so it doesn't return or linger.' Cairo was not used Saturday.
5/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Paul Janish has sore ankle: Cincinnati Reds SS Paul Janish is dealing with a sore ankle and hopes to resume baseball-related activities Sunday, May 8. IF...[+] Miguel Cairo (knee) is available to play Saturday, May 7.
5/6KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo could pinch hit: Cincinnati Reds IF Miguel Cairo (knee) is not yet ready to return to playing the field, but could pinch hit during the teams...[+] series with the Chicago Cubs. Hes expected to avoid the disabled list.
4/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Paul Janish playing third base: Cincinnati Reds SS Paul Janish was moved to third base for the team's Tuesday, April 26, game against the Milwaukee Brewers. SS...[+] Edgar Renteria took Janish's place for the game at shortstop and IF Miguel Cairo was rested.
4/22KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Scott Rolen sitting with sore shoulder: Cincinnati Reds 3B Scott Rolen (shoulder) is sitting Friday, April 22, due to soreness in his surgically-repaired shoulder, according...[+] to Mark Sheldon of MLB.com. IF Miguel Cairo is starting at 3B. Rolen had an X-ray on the shoulder and received two injections.
4/21The Writer's Journey: Game 19: Putting the distractions from earlier this week behind him, Mike Leake pitched 7 strong innings, striking out 6 Arizona batters...
4/21KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Chris Heisey starting in center: Cincinnati Reds OF Chris Heisey is starting in center field Thursday, April 21, giving OF Drew Stubbs a day off, according to...[+] MLB.com. 3B Scott Rolen is also resting, with IF Miguel Cairo getting the start at third.
4/18KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Brandon Phillips remains out: Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips (groin) remains out of the lineup for the team's game Monday, April 18, against the Pittsburgh...[+] Pirates, according to The Cincinnati Enquirer's John Fay. IF Miguel Cairo is starting at second base.
4/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Brandon Phillips could return Sunday: Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker thinks 2B Brandon Phillips (groin) could return to the lineup by Sunday, April 17, according...[+] to The Cincinnati Enquirer's John Fay. 'That's what I'm thinking,' Baker said. 'We'll see how field conditions are. This is April. This ain't August. With these things, you want to get rid of them, especially Brandon. You've got to be an acrobat at second base. That's the area that's affected the most, getting out of the way of double plays, sliding.' Baker said he won't hesitate to use SS Edgar Renteria at second base to spell Phillips, but IF Miguel Cairo is starting there Friday, April 15.
4/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Brandon Phillips getting night off: Cincinnati Reds 2B Brandon Phillips is not in the starting lineup Friday, April 15, according to the teams official Twitter...[+] page. IF Miguel Cairo is hitting seventh and playing second base.
12/8KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo update: Updating a previous item, Cincinnati Reds IF Miguel Cairo will make $1 million next year and $1 million in 2012, according to...[+] ESPN's Buster Olney.
12/8KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo re-signs: The Cincinnati Reds re-signed IF Miguel Cairo to a two-year deal Wednesday, Dec. 8, according to the team's official Twitter page....[+] Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
12/6KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Talking with Miguel Cairo: The Cincinnati Reds are talking with free-agent IF Miguel Cairo (Reds) about a big league deal, and the team is optimistic that...[+] they can re-sign him, according to The Cincinnati Enquirer's John Fay.
11/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Seven declare free agency: Cincinnati Reds RP Russ Springer, IF Miguel Cairo, RP Arthur Rhodes, RP Mike Lincoln, OF Jim Edmonds, C Ramon Hernandez and IF...[+] Willie Bloomquist have declared free agency, according to CBSSports.com.
News -- October 2010
10/10Baseball Musings: Chase Solos: Chase Utley hits a solo home run with two outs in the fifth to extend the Phillies lead to 2-0. The ball was in the first row...
8/29KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo has sore legCincinnati Reds IF Miguel Cairo (leg) has been bothered recently by a sore leg, according to The Associated Press....[+]Cincinnati Reds IF Miguel Cairo (leg) has been bothered recently by a sore leg, according to The Associated Press.
8/16KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo homers, puts team back in first: Cincinnati Reds IF Miguel Cairo hit a two-run homer Sunday, Aug. 15, to give his team a 2-0 win over the Florida Marlins. The...[+] team took over first place in the National League Central once again with the win, according to The Associated Press.
8/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Chris Helsey working out at second base: Cincinnati Reds OF Chris Heisey has been working out at second base because the team currently has only one spare infielder (Miguel...[+] Cairo) on their 25-man roster, according to MLB.com's Mark Sheldon. 'It's in case of emergency,' Heisey said. 'I've played shortstop my whole life and then in college, the second half of my junior year was spent at shortstop. I would not say I'm comfortable in the infield, but I don't feel like a stranger. I trust my hand-eye coordination and reflexes enough to at least knock the ball down and throw it across the infield.' Manager Dusty Baker said that in an emergency, 2B Brandon Phillips could also play shortstop and 3B Scott Rolen could also play first base. 'If something happened seriously, we'd have to get somebody in here,' Baker said. 'Whatever it is, it'd be a stopgap situation until we got somebody in here.'
8/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Paul Janish taking over at short: Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker said SS Paul Janish will take over at shortstop with SS Orlando Cabrera (side) on the disabled...[+] list, according to The Associated Press. IF Miguel Cairo will be the reserve infielder.
6/13KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Scott Rolen gets day off Sunday: Cincinnati Reds 3B Scott Rolen was given the day off against the Kansas City Royals Sunday, June 13, according to MLB.com. IF...[+] Miguel Cairo replaced him in the lineup, batting second.
6/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo filling in nicely: Cincinnati Reds IF Miguel Cairo is 12-for-28 (.429) with two home runs while filling in at first base for 1B Joey Votto (neck),...[+] according to The Associated Press.
News -- May 2010
5/27Baseball Musings: Cairo Power: Miguel Cairo makes his second start at first base this season, and tonight he hits like a first baseman. He homered in the fifth...
5/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Miguel Cairo, Chris Heisey go yard Wednesday: Cincinnati Reds 2B Miguel Cairo and OF Chris Heisey hit home runs in a winning effort Wednesday, May 26, according to The Associated...[+] Press. Cairo's homer was his first of the year and has just four homers in the last six seasons.
5/26Baseball Musings: Cairo Power: Miguel Cairo makes his second start at first base this season, and tonight he hits like a first baseman. He homered in the fifth...
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