Last Build Date: Thu, 1 Dec 2016 19:21:58 EDT
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 13:50:12 EDTThroughout the 300,000-square foot space of the Duke Energy Convention Center on Thursday, workers were making the final touches on the facility that has been given its annual transformation into a Reds-themed extravaganza -- from the red carpet and booths to a Reds main stage and the larger-than-ever social media heavy "Reds Connect Zone" area.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:15:05 EDTTickets for the FOX Sports Ohio Redsfest presented by PNC Bank are on sale now, with single-day and two-day passes available.
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 08:00:45 EDTThe Reds don't get into bidding wars and rarely do they spend big in the free-agent market. They are also often wont to seek bargains on the open market later in the offseason. But they aren't afraid to make trades to get what they need.
Thu, 1 Dec 2016 00:49:55 EDTMajor League Baseball's players and owners have reached a tentative five-year Collective Bargaining Agreement through the 2021 season.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:00:00 EDTThe Reds have four players eligible for arbitration with shortstop Zack Cozart in his third and final year of eligibility. Reliever Blake Wood is second-year eligible while center fielder Billy Hamilton and reliever Tony Cingrani are eligible for the first time.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:59:55 EDTStay on top of all the offseason moves with the MLB.com Hot Stove Tracker, which updates with the latest free-agent signings and trades.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:14:14 EDTDuring the past two seasons of rebuilding, the Reds have not been coy about their willingness to listen to trade offers for their players. Several of them have been moved in that span.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 12:33:11 EDTThe Arizona Fall League always is loaded with talent, and it was stronger than usual in 2016. In the initial installment of MLBPipeline.com's "The Next Big Leaguers," which premieres Tuesday, we focused on five prospects: Dodgers first baseman Cody Bellinger, Twins shortstop Nick Gordon, Cubs outfielder Eloy Jimenez, Red Sox infielder Yoan Moncada and Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:15:27 EDTWho do the Reds have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Cincy's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:21:21 EDTFollowing a flurry of trades and other subtractions the past two years, the demolition portion of the Reds' rebuilding phase appears nearly complete. With Cincinnati hoping to take a step forward in 2017, general manager Dick Williams is looking to bolster areas of weakness and create playing time for young players that need to develop. A prime opportunity to accomplish those goals will come next week during the 2016 Winter Meetings in National Harbor, Md.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 17:03:46 EDTThe Today's Game Era ballot for induction to the National Baseball Hall of Fame will be voted upon this Sunday at the Winter Meetings in National Harbor, Md. Five former Major League players, three executives and two managers will be considered, and the results of the voting will be announced live on MLB Network's "MLB Tonight" at 6 p.m. ET.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 16:42:58 EDTThe Reds claimed catcher Juan Graterol off waivers from the Angels and outfielder Gabriel Guerrero off waivers from the D-backs, the team announced Monday.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 15:51:23 EDTReds fans are asking about the status of the offseason rebuild.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 16:33:10 EDTThe Reds Community Fund has raised and utilized millions of dollars for Cincinnati area baseball and softball programs, youth ballfield renovations and community center upgrades.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:32:46 EDTNews broke over the weekend that the Cardinals had agreed to sign free-agent relief pitcher Brett Cecil to a four-year, $30.5 million contract. As the deal became official on Monday, it was easy to wonder how Cecil's signing might affect the rest of the reliever market.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 12:35:26 EDTThe Arizona Fall League's six-week season concluded with Saturday's championship game. And while it can be difficult to evaluate players in such a limited amount of time, especially with frequent roster fluctuations, some performances in the Fall League simply stand out more than others.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 09:40:24 EDT2016's fastest baserunning feats in MLB
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 15:42:13 EDTA long-awaited moment for many up-and-coming prospects is the day they are added to the 40-man Major League roster. That day came on Friday for seven Reds Minor Leaguers, including outfielder Jesse Winker.
Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:56:16 EDTMany players had what could be considered breakout AFL campaigns. Here's a group of 10 of the best. There might be some crossover with the Top 20 prospects list coming on Tuesday, but it's largely a group of names everyone should get to know a bit better based on how they played this fall.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 12:04:22 EDTIt's a date that many Reds fans are always eager to know in advance, but then they grow impatient for its arrival: the start of Spring Training.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 14:59:17 EDTBeat reporter Mark Sheldon answers fans' questions in this edition of the Reds Inbox.
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 20:01:08 EDTReds Hall of Famer and all-time hits leader Pete Rose will be appearing at Redsfest for the first time, the club announced on Wednesday.
Mon, 14 Nov 2016 12:27:47 EDTThe Reds' Hot Stove season usually includes annual speculation of whether first baseman Joey Votto and his large contract will be traded. While there are likely clubs -- namely Votto's hometown Blue Jays -- that wouldn't mind having him in their lineup for the right price, his departure is unlikely.
Sat, 12 Nov 2016 20:40:25 EDTThe Reds have seemed open to trading Brandon Phillips, and now it appears that the longtime second baseman could also be open to a deal.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 12:30:28 EDTThe Reds' roster has stabilized from a year ago when Dick Williams arrived at the General Managers Meetings in Florida. Trades remain possible this offseason, however.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 18:32:05 EDTCincinnati Reds farmhand Brandon Dixon hit his first home run of the Arizona Fall League season, providing an early offensive catalyst that carried the Peoria Javelinas to a 5-4 victory over the Scottsdale Scorpions at Peoria Sports Complex.
Fri, 11 Nov 2016 11:14:11 EDTRuss Nixon, who managed the Reds and Braves, died on Thursday. He was 81 years old.
Wed, 9 Nov 2016 17:45:58 EDTThe fifth spot in the Reds' rotation is wide open. During the General Managers Meetings in Scottsdale, Ariz., GM Dick Williams did not rule out using the free-agent market to mine potential candidates.
Tue, 8 Nov 2016 17:37:38 EDTWhen it comes to Devin Mesoraco and the Reds' catching depth, general manager Dick Williams is expecting the best and preparing for anything short of that.
Tue, 8 Nov 2016 23:36:44 EDTCenter fielder Billy Hamilton and left fielder Adam Duvall had strong defensive seasons for the Reds in 2016 and were finalists for the Rawlings National League Gold Glove Award, but neither was honored on Tuesday night.
Tue, 8 Nov 2016 00:01:11 EDTAs of early Tuesday morning, the free agent market was open for business. The Reds aren't expected to deviate from their recent history and suddenly start flashing money and spending big this offseason. However, the club could use free agency as an avenue to fill needs as it looks to turn the corner from rebuilding to being more competitive in 2017.
Mon, 7 Nov 2016 15:25:43 EDTIt's the event that gets Reds fans fired up for baseball well before the season starts. Tickets for Redsfest are now on sale. Fox Sports Ohio Redsfest presented by PNC Bank is slated for Dec. 2-3 at Duke Energy Convention Center in downtown Cincinnati.
Mon, 7 Nov 2016 12:56:42 EDTShould the Reds pursue a closer in free agency or is Raisel Iglesias or Michael Lorenzen the guy? Beat reporter Mark Sheldon answers this and more in the latest Inbox.
Fri, 4 Nov 2016 17:22:41 EDTThe Reds can firmly fix their eyes on what's ahead in 2017. Cincinnati finished 2016 with a 68-94 record, four more victories than in '15. But after going 32-57 before the All-Star break, the Reds' second-half record of 36-37 was a winning percentage increase of .133 that was second highest of any Major League team in that span. It not only provided the club with optimism for next season, it secured manager Bryan Price and the coaching staff an extension.
Fri, 4 Nov 2016 15:30:20 EDTTwo more players came off of the Reds' 40-man roster on Friday. The A's claimed right-handed reliever Josh Smith off waivers, while the Reds outrighted utility player Ivan De Jesus Jr. to Triple-A Louisville.
Thu, 3 Nov 2016 19:27:08 EDTOn the heels of his induction into the Reds' Hall of Fame this past summer, all-time hits leader Pete Rose will receive another honor next year. The Reds announced on Thursday that a statue of Rose will be unveiled and dedicated outside of Great American Ball Park on June 17, before the Reds play the Dodgers.
Thu, 3 Nov 2016 16:23:04 EDTThe controls to the Reds' baseball operations are now in the hands of general manager Dick Williams, completing a plan that was a year in the making once president of baseball operations Walt Jocketty decided in October 2015 to step aside after the '16 season.
Thu, 3 Nov 2016 11:26:50 EDTThe Reds traded left-hander John Lamb to the Rays on Wednesday for cash considerations, MLB.com has learned.
Tue, 1 Nov 2016 19:50:01 EDTAfter banging out 11 hits en route to a 12-2 victory, headlined by Reds prospect Brandon Dixon's 3-for-5, three-RBI performance, the Peoria Javelinas feel they are back where they should be, a team that had won nine straight prior to this recent losing streak.