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Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:41:24 EDTIt wasn't by plan or design going into 2016, but Tucker Barnhart wound up as the Reds' regular catcher for most of the season because Devin Mesoraco was injured.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 14:44:29 EDTThe Reds have agreed to a 15-year extension of their local television broadcast rights agreement with FOX Sports Ohio, the club announced on Wednesday.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 14:56:22 EDTOne of the offseason questions the Reds must answer is what type of role pitcher Raisel Iglesias will have: starter or reliever? And if he winds up in the bullpen, can Iglesias be their closer?
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 11:24:09 EDTThe Reds on Tuesday agreed to purchase the contract of Victor Ruiz, a 16-year-old third baseman and catcher, from the Toros de Tijuana of the Mexican League.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 14:18:28 EDTThe Reds didn't get quite the same haul as the Yankees did in their deal for closer Aroldis Chapman, which featured Gleyber Torres and Billy McKinney from the Cubs. Torres was ranked as the No. 17 prospect in baseball according to MLBPipeline.com, and McKinney is now the Yankees' No. 15 prospect. But the continued development of starting pitching prospect Rookie Davis has made that disparity a little easier to swallow.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 11:56:30 EDTIn a small conference room in the lowest level of Louisville Slugger Field sat Reds prospect Amir Garrett; the plush office chair underneath him dwarfed by the frame of the 6-foot-5, 210-pound left-hander.
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 23:22:45 EDTOne Reds prospect rebounded from an injury filled season to more than get back on the map. The other showed that he's right around the corner from reaching the Major Leagues. What outfielder Aristides Aquino and starting pitcher Amir Garrett have in common is they were named MLBPipeline.com's 2016 Reds Prospects of the Year.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 16:02:42 EDTThe Reds made five housekeeping moves on Monday that cleared space from their 40-man roster.
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:35:41 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.
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 02:59:52 EDTZach Vincej delivered the big blast, but was far from the only Reds' Minor Leaguer to have a big game for Peoria. The Javelinas ended up playing to a 7-7 tie with Salt River.
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 23:15:44 EDTThe spotlight may shine on the Arizona Fall League more than ever in the prospect circuit's 25th season. Usually packed with phenoms, the league has even more blue-chip prospects than usual. And, as you may have heard, a certain Heisman Trophy winner will take the next step in his baseball development with the Scottsdale Scorpions.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:54:43 EDTIf the 2016 season and the previous offseason were marked by massive upheaval for the Reds, this winter should be comparatively tamer when it comes to changes involving players on the field.
Thu, 6 Oct 2016 15:41:33 EDTThe Reds added an infielder/outfielder to their 40-man roster on Thursday, when Arismendy Alcantara was claimed off of waivers from the A's. To make room, the well-traveled Patrick Kivlehan was designated for assignment.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:51:31 EDTCincinnati's troubles at the start of the season were exasperated by a rash of Spring Training injuries. Much of the expected rotation opened the year on the disabled list. But the Reds played above .500 for much of the second half and provided an optimistic glimpse of the results the Reds hope this rebuild will bring.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:22:08 EDTThe National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum announced Monday that 10 individuals have been named to the Today's Game Era ballot, to be voted on during the Winter Meetings in December.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 01:35:29 EDTJoey Votto is the Reds' candidate for the Aaron Award, given to the top offensive player in each league. Voting ends Oct. 14. Cast your ballot now.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 20:44:17 EDTBy batting .408 in the second half, Reds first baseman Joey Votto achieved something that hadn't been done in Major League Baseball for 12 years. The last to bat .400 after the All-Star break was Ichiro Suzuki for the Mariners in 2004.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 22:45:13 EDTWith 162 games in the book and the close of the regular season here, the Cubs are ready to head into the postseason. They gave themselves an added tuneup with a ninth-inning rally on the Reds that provided a 7-4 victory on Sunday at Great American Ball Park.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 21:46:55 EDTEven though it was a rare occasion in which Raisel Iglesias didn't get the job done, it was a final, fitting way to end the 2016 season for the Reds' bullpen. The relief corps was on the hook for Sunday's 7-4 loss to the Cubs in Game No. 162.
Mon, 3 Oct 2016 11:46:51 EDTWith the 2016 regular-season standing final, the order for the 2017 MLB Draft is set. By finishing with the worst record in baseball, the Twins will have the No. 1 pick in the 2017 Draft. They'll be followed by the Reds, Padres, Rays and Braves.
Sun, 2 Oct 2016 15:43:53 EDTReds shortstop Zack Cozart certainly would have liked to have finished his nice comeback season from reconstructive right knee surgery. Cozart, on the 60-day disabled list with right knee tendinitis, fully expects to be 100 percent when he begins offseason workouts in early November.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 21:43:49 EDTJon Lester's final tuneup for the postseason-bound Cubs did not yield a 20th victory. Instead, it was the Reds who spoiled his Saturday afternoon during a 7-4 victory as Joey Votto collected three hits and three RBIs as a majority of blue-shirted Cubs fans were among the 30,970 at Great American Ball Park.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 20:28:06 EDTDe Jesus tried to sell a three-ball walk with a toss
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 19:35:15 EDTBased largely on the Reds' on-field improvement and better record during the second half, the front office decided that the best way to keep moving forward was with Bryan Price as manager. It was announced Friday that Price would return to the club with a one-year contract through 2017, with an option for the 2018 season.
Sat, 1 Oct 2016 00:28:08 EDTIn one week, the Cubs will play Game 1 of the National League Division Series. On Friday, they tuned up against the Reds. Reds spot starter Josh Smith mowed through the first four innings, carrying a perfect game on 42 pitches. However, Ben Zobrist collected the Cubs' first hit and run with a home run leading off the fifth, and the Cubs' rout was on. Zobrist added another home run, Anthony Rizzo drove in two and Addison Russell added an RBI to lead the Cubs to a 7-3 win over the Reds.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 01:21:14 EDTThe Cardinals' 4-3 walk-off win over the Reds on Thursday -- a crucial victory as St. Louis works to chase San Francisco in the Wild Card standings -- was laced with controversy, as Yadier Molina's RBI double, by rule, should not have been a game-winning hit at all.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 02:32:56 EDTWith the Cardinals having just squandered a late lead, Yadier Molina delivered a walk-off RBI double to lift St. Louis to a 4-3 victory over the Reds at Busch Stadium on Thursday.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 01:06:44 EDTFollowing a controversial 4-3 walk-off loss to the Cardinals on Yadier Molina's RBI double, Reds manager Bryan Price hustled through the exiting crowd of fans behind home plate to get to the umpires before they reached their locker room. He got to them, but he was too late in his efforts to change the outcome.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:35:08 EDTTwo pitchers the Reds expect to have around when their time to contend for the postseason comes -- Anthony DeSclafani and Raisel Iglesias -- didn't shrink when tight jams came their way with the game on the line.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:41:06 EDTReds first baseman Joey Votto's third hit of Thursday's 4-3 loss to the Cardinals came with a painful price. Votto exited the game after being struck in the face by a throw in the eighth inning. Votto had lofted an opposite field double to left and was struck on the chin by Tommy Pham's throw as he slid feet-first into second base. He could be seen bleeding as Reds trainers looked him over.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:55:26 EDTThe Cardinals may be scoreboard-watching, but no one else's results matter if they don't start tabulating victories of their own. And on Wednesday night, they fell to the Reds, 2-1, in a loss that dropped St Louis further back in a race entering its final days.