Luis Castillo Agrees to a Five-Year, $108 Million Extension

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Luis Castillo and the Seattle Mariners agreed on a five-year extension. According to Jeff Passan of ESPN, the deal is worth $108 million with a full no-trade clause for the 2023 to 2025 seasons. There’s a $1 million assignment bonus if the right-hander is moved following that. In addition, a sixth-year vesting option can take […] READ MORE


Ryan Ludwick: One Shining Season

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Ryan Ludwick was once a brilliant young prospect. In the late 1990s, he was a veritable force. During the 1998 Baseball World Cup, he hit .407 for Team USA, posting seven runs and eight RBI as well. Over two-and-a-half years with the UNLV Rebels baseball program, he established an excellent offensive repertoire. In his freshman […] READ MORE


Reds Farm System Report: Elly De La Cruz

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The Cincinnati Reds farm system has improved over the year. With additions like Noelvi Marte and Edwin Arroyo, they have built one of the best minor league systems in all baseball. There is one prospect in particular who is making waves, though. That prospect is shortstop Elly De La Cruz. The 18-year-old is dynamite with both the […] READ MORE


Reds Trade Luis Castillo to Mariners

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Reds Ship Luis Castillo to Mariners for Prospect Haul Cue the fire sale in Cincinnati. The Cincinnati Reds have traded right handed pitcher Luis Castillo to the Seattle Mariners for a huge haul of prospects. Castillo’s name has been a hot one on the market with multiple teams in the mix all year long. The […] READ MORE


Nick Senzel is Heating Up

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When the Cincinnati Reds selected Nick Senzel in the 2016 MLB Draft, they had high hopes. At the University of Tennessee, Senzel was fantastic. When he got to the pros, the Reds tinkered with the former third baseman, and his positions. Senzel has been subject to much ridicule, mostly because of his injuries over the […] READ MORE


Trade Deadline: Reds Edition

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The 2022 MLB Trade Deadline is rapidly approaching. There are many teams who will be buyers, and many who will be sellers. The Cincinnati Reds are apart of the latter. Standing 34–57 and last in the NL Central, the Reds will likely continue their fire sale from the past offseason. After jettisoning the likes of […] READ MORE


Luis Castillo Should Remain with Reds

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Starting pitching is a key need for every single team in the league. Finding an ace can be a daunting task for many teams, but also can provide a plethora of riches when it pans out. Luis Castillo is no doubt the ace of the Cincinnati Reds in 2022, and he has turned into one of […] READ MORE




Drury Homer Edges Reds Past Diamondbacks

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Reds 5, Diamondbacks 4 PHOENIX, Jun 13 — Cincinnati Reds designated hitter Brandon Drury smacked a three-run home run, sparking a come-from-behind 5–4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks Monday night. The starting pitchers — Diamondbacks righty Merrill Kelly and Reds lefty Mike Minor — traded zeroes in the first two innings. In the bottom of […] READ MORE