10/7KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure wins Game 1 Saturday: Cincinnati Reds RP Sam LeCure was credited with the victory in Game 1 of the NLDS against the San Francisco Giants Saturday, Oct....[+] 6. He allowed one hit over 1 2/3 scoreless innings, with two walks and one strikeout. LeCure entered the game with one out in the first inning after SP Johnny Cueto (back) left the game with back spasms.
8/16KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure likely to avoid DL: Cincinnati Reds RP Sam LeCure (shoulder) is likely to avoid going on the disabled list after showing improvement during a side...[+] session Wednesday, Aug. 15.
8/15KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure to throw Cincinnati Reds RP Sam LeCure (shoulder) will test his shoulder Wednesday, Aug. 15....[+]Cincinnati Reds RP Sam LeCure (shoulder) will test his shoulder Wednesday, Aug. 15.
6/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure earns win Saturday: Cincinnati Reds RP Sam LeCure (1-1) allowed three hits over two scoreless innings in a victory over the Houston Astros Saturday,...[+] June 2, with two walks and two strikeouts.
5/31KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Same LeCure to DL: The Cincinnati Reds have placed SP Sam LeCure (forearm) on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right forearm and recalled...[+] P Tom Cochran from the minors in a corresponding move. SP Matt Maloney (oblique) was also transferred to the 60-day DL.
5/26KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure has tight forearm: Cincinnati Reds RP Sam LeCure (forearm) was unavailable to pitch in the team's marathon game Wednesday, May 25, because he is...[+] dealing with a tight right forearm.
5/2KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure to return to bullpen: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure will return to the bullpen when SP Homer Bailey (shoulder) returns from the disabled list to make...[+] his first start of the year Thursday, May 5, against the Houston Astros.
4/20The Writer's Journey: Game 17: Drew Stubbs went deep and the Reds got on the board 4 times, but were still bested by the Diamondbacks 5-4. Sam LeCure got his...
4/20KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure serves up four home runs: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure allowed five earned runs, nine hits, including four home runs, in a loss against the Arizona Diamondbacks...[+] Tuesday, April 19, reports John Fay, of The Cincinnati Enquirer. 'I tried to keep the ball down and keep it out of the air. Honestly, any time the ball went up I wasn't sure. Every ball they hit in the air I was scared about,' LeCure said.
4/13KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure awesome Tuesday: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure allowed a run on one hit and two walks while fanning eight in seven innings in his no-decision against...[+] the San Diego Padres Tuesday, April 12, The Associated Press reports.
4/13The Writer's Journey: Game 11: It took 11 innings, but the Reds got red hot and spanked San Diego 8-2 Tuesday night. Sam LeCure pitched fantastically (as usual),...
4/6KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Bronson Arroyo, Travis Wood to get extra rest: Cincinnati Reds SPs Bronson Arroyo (mononucleiosis) and Travis Wood will get an extra day of rest, as SP Sam LeCure pitches Thursday,...[+] April 7, reports Hal McCoy, of the Dayton Daily News. 'We're trying not to have Wood hit the wall of fatigue the way he did last year,' manager Dusty Baker said Tuesday, April 5.
3/29KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure not needed until April 9: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure, who has been named as the fifth starter, will not be needed until April 9, reports John Fay, of...[+] The Cincinnati Enquirer.
3/25KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Homer Bailey to open on DL: Cincinnati Reds SP Homer Bailey (shoulder) will begin the 2011 season on the 15-day disabled list because of a right shoulder...[+] impingement, according to MLB.com's Mark Sheldon. Bailey will be shut down for a week and is expected to miss at least two starts. 'It's something he could have pitched with, but it would have lingered through the year,' general manager Walt Jocketty said. 'He feels fine and he's pitching fine. But in certain areas when he gets his arm back so far, he can feel a little something. So it's best to shut him down.' The team will replace Bailey in the rotation with SP Sam LeCure, but will not need him in the rotation until April 9 against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
3/23KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Several pitchers in line for final bullpen slots: The Cincinnati Reds have two openings left in the bullpen and several pitchers in contention, according to MLB.com's Mark Sheldon....[+] RP's Jose Arredondo, Jared Burton, Sam LeCure, Logan Ondrusek, Bill Bray, Matt Maloney and Dontrelle Willis are thought to be in contention, with Bray likely getting a nod because he is out of options.
3/17KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure having strong spring: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure has not allowed a run in four spring outings, reports John Fay, of The Cincinnati Enquirer. I...[+] worked hard this offseason, LeCure said Wednesday, March 16. The results have shown up so far. My body feels good. My job was to make their job harder - to figure out who theyre going to take. Im doing the best I can. All of LeCures outings have been in relief, as the rotation is all but set. However, his chances of sticking around in the bullpen are improving.
3/8KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure sharp Tuesday: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure allowed two singles in two scoreless innings Tuesday, March 8, reports Dick Kaegel, of MLB.com....[+] LeCure is among a host of candidates for the No. 5 starter job.
3/4KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure worked two scoreless innings: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure worked two scoreless innings, allowing two hits, Thursday, March 3, against the Los Angeles Dodgers....[+] LeCure is in the mix for the final spot in the rotation.
2/28KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure makes his case for fifth starter job: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure worked two scoreless innings, allowing two hits with four strikeouts, in a relief appearance in...[+] Cactus League action Sunday, Feb. 27, against the Cleveland Indians, reports Jordan Bastian, of MLB.com. LeCure is in the mix for the fifth starter job.
2/13KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Three pitchers set for starting: Cincinnati Reds SPs Bronson Arroyo, Edinson Volquez and Johnny Cueto are in the rotation to start 2011, according to The Cincinnati...[+] Enquirer's John Fay. SPs Homer Bailey, Travis Wood and Mike Leake will compete for the last two spots. 'It's pretty much between them,' Reds general manager Walt Jocketty said. 'We'll also get Sam LeCure and Matt Maloney ready to give us some depth.'
1/1KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Plenty of competition for back end of rotation: Cincinnati Reds SPs Homer Bailey, Mike Leake, Sam LeCure, Matt Maloney and Travis Wood are expected to compete for the final two...[+] spots in the team's starting rotation, with P Aroldis Chapman likely to remain in the bullpen, according to MLB.com's Mark Sheldon.
8/24KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Chris Valaika, Sam LeCure recalled: The Cincinnati Reds recalled SS Chris Valaika and P Sam LeCure from the minors Tuesday, Aug. 24, according to CBSSports.com. ...[+]
7/2KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure injured: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure (groin) was put on the disabled list at Triple-A Louisville with a strained right groin, the Cincinnati...[+] Enquirer's Tom Groeschen reports.
News -- June 2010
6/27KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure optioned to Triple-AThe Cincinnati Reds have optioned SP Sam LeCure to Triple-A Columbus, according to MLB.com....[+]The Cincinnati Reds have optioned SP Sam LeCure to Triple-A Columbus, according to MLB.com.
6/23KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Mike Leake pushed back: Cincinnati Reds SP Mike Leake will be pushed back two extra days and start against the Philadelphia Phillies Tuesday, June 29,...[+] according to MLB.com's Mark Sheldon. SP Aaron Harang will now start Friday, June 25, SP Sam LeCure will go Saturday, June 26, SP Bronson Arroyo will get the start Sunday, June 27, and SP Johnny Cueto will start Monday, June 28. The team is hoping Leake will finish the season around 170 innings.
6/11KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Homer Bailey will not start Sunday: Cincinnati Reds SP Homer Bailey (shoulder) is still sore from his rehab start earlier this week and will not start Sunday, June...[+] 13, according to The Cincinnati Enquirer's John Fay. SP Sam LeCure will receive the nod against the Kansas City Royals. Bailey was unable to throw his bullpen session Friday, June 11, and will be examined by Dr. Tim Kremchek.
6/10KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Homer Bailey to throw Friday: Cincinnati Reds SP Homer Bailey (shoulder) is scheduled for another bullpen session Friday, June 11, and said he has not experienced...[+] any ill effects from his rehab start with Triple-A Louisville Tuesday, June 8, according to MLB.com's Mark Sheldon. Bailey allowed five earned runs and six hits in 4 1/3 innings Tuesday. Either Bailey or SP Sam LeCure will make the start Sunday, June 13.
6/3KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure loses second career start: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure (1-1) allowed three runs in 5 1/3 innings in his second career start Wednesday, June 2, as the St....[+] Louis Cardinals won 4-1. The Associated Press reported LeCure missed a chance to become the first Reds pitcher to win his first two outings since Larry Luebbers in 1993.
5/29KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure wins big league debut Friday: Cincinnati Reds SP Sam LeCure (1-0) allowed two runs on six hits over six innings in a victory over the Houston Astros Friday,...[+] May 28, according to The Associated Press. He walked four and struck out five.
5/29KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Reds | Sam LeCure recalled: The Cincinnati Reds recalled SP Sam LeCure from Triple-A Louisville Friday, May 28, in order for him to make his major league...[+] debut against the Houston Astros, according to The Associated Press.
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