Reds Insider From news of the day to news of the weird, John Fay provides a glimpse of what it’s like to cover the Cincinnati Reds
John Fay has been the Reds beat writer for the Enquirer since 2001. Prior to that, he served in a variety of roles for the Enquirer: backup Reds writer, UC beat writer, backup Bengals writer and as a general assignment reporter. He is a Cincinnati native and a graduate of Elder High School and the University of Dayton.
Brandon Phillips left Sunday's game after being hit on the left hand by a Kevin Millwood pitch. Phillips ran the bases. But left the game an inning later. His hand was x-rayed. The x-rays were negative. He's day-to-day.