» August 31, 2000:
The Red Sox obtain OF Dante Bichette from the Reds for pitchers Chris Reitsma and John Curtice.
» April 14, 2001: A major league record is set as 11 one-run games are played, breaking the mark of 10 set in 1967. With a 1–0 win over the Mets, the Reds set the modern day NL record with their 175th consecutive game without being shut out, breaking the mark of 174, set by the 1992-93 Phillies. Chris Reitsma and Danny Graves combine to beat Al Leiter.
» July 15, 2002:
Reds P Chris Reitsma hurls a 5–hitter, shutting out the Brewers, 2–0. The win ends a streak of 151 starts by Cincinnati pitchers without a complete game.