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Reds begin hunt for offensive firepower

Reds begin hunt for offensive firepower

MLB.com Updated 5 hours ago
General manager Walt Jocketty has a difficult task during these winter months as the Reds need to make upgrades to win next year while lacking payroll flexibility.
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  • Reds pick up Cueto's $10M option for 2015

    Reds pick up Cueto's $10M option for 2015

    ESPN.com MLB.com Oct 30 (yesterday)
    The Cincinnati Reds exercised their 2015 option on Johnny Cueto's contract Thursday, ensuring the ace will be back with the team next season.
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  • Phillips tops in fielding among all NL 2B to ever play

    Phillips tops in fielding among all NL 2B to ever play

    MLB.com Oct 28 (3 days ago)
    For the time being, at least, Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips has the best fielding percentage among all the National Leaguers to ever play the position.
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  • Reds prospect Iglesias makes debut in AFL

    Reds prospect Iglesias makes debut in AFL

    MLB.com Oct 20
    Raisel Iglesias, a highly touted Cuban right-hander signed by the Reds in June, made his first appearance stateside Monday when he pitched a scoreless inning in the Arizona Fall League.
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  • Defensive lapses are holding Cardinals back in NLCS

    Defensive lapses are holding Cardinals back in NLCS

    MLB.com Oct 16
    The Cardinals as a whole were reliable defensively during the regular season, trailing only the Reds in defensive runs saved. But Adams' missteps were not the first instance in Game 4, or in the series, of the Cardinals' typically stout defense letting …
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  • Lefty Marshall progressing just as Reds need him

    Lefty Marshall progressing just as Reds need him

    MLB.com Oct 9
    Could lefty reliever Sean Marshall be healthy enough again to be a reliable option in the Reds' bullpen next year? Marshall has been limited to 31 appearances over the last two seasons because of shoulder injuries and will be coming off June 24 surgery …
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  • Small-ball strategy works against Angels late

    Small-ball strategy works against Angels late

    MLB.com Oct 3
    The Angels converted only 26 sacrifice bunts during the regular season -- the seventh fewest in baseball and 50 fewer than the Major League-leading Reds. In Game 1 of the American League Division Series -- a 3-2, 11-inning loss mired by missed opportuni…
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  • Bucs' lineup to feature number of postseason newcomers

    Bucs' lineup to feature number of postseason newcomers

    MLB.com Sep 30
    The Pirates are unmistakably in familiar territory. They hosted and won the National League Wild Card Game last year against the Reds. While they have a lot of pieces from their 2013 club back with the memorable victory in their memory bank, the Pirates…
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  • Assistant general manager Miller leaving Reds

    Assistant general manager Miller leaving Reds

    MLB.com Sep 29
    Reds assistant general manager Bob Miller will be leaving the club in October when his contract expires.
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  • The National League is set: Reds beat Pirates to help Cards cli…

    The National League is set: Reds beat Pirates to help Cards clinch NL Central

    The St. Louis Cardinals, before even playing an inning of baseball Sunday, became the 2014 National League Central champions. In a down-to-the-wire contest that helped avoid a tie-breaking Game 163, the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates by the…
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  • Cueto does it all vs. Bucs to notch milestone 20th win

    Cueto does it all vs. Bucs to notch milestone 20th win

    MLB.com Sep 28
    Johnny Cueto went eight stellar innings and hit a go-ahead single in the eighth to become the Reds' first 20-game winner since 1988 as Cincinnati downed the Bucs, 4-1, on Sunday at Great American Ball Park.
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  • Roundup: Cardinals Lose but Secure at Least Tie for Division Ti…

    Roundup: Cardinals Lose but Secure at Least Tie for Division Title; Tigers Stay in First

    nytimes.com Sep 28
    A grand slam in the 10th inning by the Reds’ Ramon Santiago beat the Pirates and opened the door for the Cardinals.
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  • Cards can clinch division tonight thanks to Reds' help

    Cards can clinch division tonight thanks to Reds' help

    With the Cardinals entering Saturday holding a one-game lead over the Pirates in the National League Central, St. Louis got a boost from the Reds, who mustered a come-from-behind 10-6 win on Ramon Santiago's walk-off grand slam with two out in the 10th …
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  • Reds Give GM Walt Jocketty 2-Year Extension

    Reds Give GM Walt Jocketty 2-Year Extension

    The Reds extended general manager Walt Jocketty's contract through the 2016 season on Saturday, giving him a chance to try to dig the franchise out of a disappointing year.
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  • Brewers Eliminated; Fans Left With Sheets Of Useless Playoff Ti…

    Brewers Eliminated; Fans Left With Sheets Of Useless Playoff Tickets

    deadspin.com Sep 26
    The Milwaukee Brewers spent 150 days in first place this season, but they did not make the playoffs: the team was officially eliminated after yesterday's 5-3 loss to the Reds. Milwaukee's collapse provided us with Brewers fans taking sad photos of their…
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  • Video - Reds Dash Pirates' Division Hopes 00:41

    Reds Dash Pirates' Division Hopes

    Sep 28
    Johnny Cueto pitched eight strong innings and drove in the go-ahead run to lead the Reds past the Pirates 4-1.
  • Video - Santiago's Grand Slam Lifts Reds In 10 00:48

    Santiago's Grand Slam Lifts Reds In 10

    Sep 27
    Ramon Santiago hit a game-winning grand slam in the 10th inning to lead the Reds past the Pirates 10-6.
  • Video - Pirates Top Reds 00:48

    Pirates Top Reds

    Sep 26
    The Pirates captured their 10th win in 12 games with a 3-1 victory over the Reds.
  • Video - Brewers' Loss Sends Giants Into Postseason 01:00

    Brewers' Loss Sends Giants Into Postseason

    Sep 25
    Brandon Phillips homered to lift the Reds to a 5-3 win over the Brewers and eliminate Milwaukee from playoff contention. The Giants clinched a playoff spot with the Brewers' loss.

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