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Ervin turns rough patch into learning experience

Ervin turns rough patch into learning experience

MLB.com Updated Jan 29 (yesterday)
During the 2014 season with Class A Dayton, Reds outfield prospect Phil Ervin went through an extended funk at the plate for the first time in his brief professional career. How Ervin reacted to it proved to be one of the most significant learning exper…
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  • Reds, C Mesoraco reach $28M, 4-year deal

    Reds, C Mesoraco reach $28M, 4-year deal

    ESPN.com MLB.com Jan 26 (4 days ago)
    All-Star catcher Devin Mesoraco agreed to a $28 million, four-year contract on Monday, leaving Cincinnati Reds with two players in salary arbitration.
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  • Price enjoys give-and-take with passionate fans

    Price enjoys give-and-take with passionate fans

    MLB.com Jan 24 (6 days ago)
    One of the benefits of events like Reds Caravan is the direct dialogue between fans and team members.
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  • Frazier flies jet simulator, sings at caravan stop

    Frazier flies jet simulator, sings at caravan stop

    MLB.com Jan 24 (6 days ago)
    Reds Caravan made a stop Saturday at the National Museum of the United States Air Force at Wright-Patterson Air Force base.
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  • Castellini eager for start of new Reds season

    Castellini eager for start of new Reds season

    MLB.com Jan 23
    Coming off a tough 2014, Reds president and CEO Bob Castellini can't wait for the start of Spring Training: "We know we are contenders."
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  • Pete Rose will be a part of 2015 All-Star Game in Cincinnati

    Pete Rose will be a part of 2015 All-Star Game in Cincinnati

    yahoo.com Jan 22
    So Pete Rose is only banned from Major League Baseball when it's convenient? That seems to be the takeaway from the latest news about the 2015 MLB All-Star game, which is going to be held this July at Cincinnati's Great American Ball Park. Reds owner Bo…
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  • Reds confident in Votto's health entering spring

    Reds confident in Votto's health entering spring

    MLB.com Jan 22
    With the Reds set to open Spring Training in about one month, there is continued optimism about the health status of first baseman Joey Votto.
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  • After sitting out 2014, Marquis gets invite to Reds camp

    After sitting out 2014, Marquis gets invite to Reds camp

    MLB.com Jan 21
    The Reds added an intriguing comeback candidate to the mix on Wednesday, agreeing to terms with right-hander Jason Marquis on a Minor League contract that includes an invitation to attend Spring Training with the Major League club.
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  • Mijares could be Reds' latest low-risk, high-reward hurler

    Mijares could be Reds' latest low-risk, high-reward hurler

    MLB.com Jan 20
    One area where many payroll-limited clubs often spend less and hope to get more is the bullpen. Sometimes, formerly successful pitchers that encountered a period of struggles can find a groove once again. With limitations on payroll but needs to improve…
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  • MLB Network to feature Reds' 'Nasty Boys' from 1990

    MLB Network to feature Reds' 'Nasty Boys' from 1990

    yahoo.com Jan 18
    Your browser does not support iframes. Bullpen trios are in again thanks to Kansas City Royals' ace relievers Greg Holland, Wade Davis and Kelvin Herrera. If you want to see where they were put on the map though, check out the next edition of MLB Networ…
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  • Reds exchange arb numbers with trio of All-Stars

    Reds exchange arb numbers with trio of All-Stars

    MLB.com Jan 16
    The Reds' winter arbitration focus is now directed toward getting deals done with three All-Stars, in third baseman Todd Frazier, closer Aroldis Chapman and catcher Devin Mesoraco. Friday was the deadline for clubs and unsigned arbitration-eligible play…
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  • Cozart, Reds agree to terms on 1-year deal

    Cozart, Reds agree to terms on 1-year deal

    MLB.com Jan 16
    Ahead of a deadline for teams and arbitration eligible players to exchange salary figures for potential hearings, the Reds and Zack Cozart agreed to terms on a one-year, $2.35 million contract.
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  • Aroldis Chapman funds new locker room for volleyball team

    Aroldis Chapman funds new locker room for volleyball team

    yahoo.com Jan 14
    The men's volleyball program at Mount St. Joseph University in Cincinnati doesn't have the funds or the backing to provide its athletes with a fancy locker room like those of other major universities around the country. However, thanks to a generous don…
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  • Reds taking it slow with remaining offseason tasks

    Reds taking it slow with remaining offseason tasks

    MLB.com Jan 9
    The Reds know that they are on the clock when it comes to getting a long-term contract extension done with Johnny Cueto. What are the odds that it will happen for the rotation ace? General manager Walt Jocketty was not willing to speculate.
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  • Reds claim Minors righty Sampson off waivers

    Reds claim Minors righty Sampson off waivers

    MLB.com Jan 8
    The Reds claimed right-handed pitcher Keyvius Sampson off waivers from the Padres on Thursday. Sampson's addition gives Cincinnati a full 40-man roster.
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  • Spring workout dates announced for all clubs

    Spring workout dates announced for all clubs

    MLB.com Jan 8
    Spring is officially on the horizon. Major League Baseball announced the first Spring Training workout dates for all 30 of its clubs on Thursday. Pitchers and catchers for the reigning World Series champion Giants -- along with the Phillies, Pirates and…
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  • With Byrd on board, Reds turn to other needs

    With Byrd on board, Reds turn to other needs

    MLB.com Jan 5
    Just under the wire before 2014 became 2015, the Reds addressed their left-field situation by trading for Marlon Byrd. But that didn't mean their offseason efforts to improve ended there.
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  • Veteran Byrd looks to remain productive with Reds

    Veteran Byrd looks to remain productive with Reds

    Despite turning 37 this past season, new Reds left-field acquisition Marlon Byrd achieved some career high-water marks in 2014. He achieved career highs in games and hit 25 home runs for the Phillies. But there was another career-high that did not pleas…
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  • Cueto won't talk contract beyond Opening Day

    Cueto won't talk contract beyond Opening Day

    MLB.com Dec 23, 2014
    Not wanting to be sidetracked over prolonged contract negotiations, Reds ace Johnny Cueto has set a deadline for an extension to be completed with the club. Cueto and the Reds have until Opening Day to work out a deal, agent Bryce Dixon said.
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  • Reds still eyeing options for left field

    Reds still eyeing options for left field

    MLB.com Dec 22, 2014
    One way or another come April 6, when the 2015 season opens vs. the Pirates, the Reds will have someone standing in left field when the first pitch is delivered at Great American Ball Park. Who that player shall be, and whether or not he will be a lineu…
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  • After playing a lot in '14, Pena stays home this offseason

    After playing a lot in '14, Pena stays home this offseason

    MLB.com Dec 17, 2014
    Reds backup catcher Brayan Pena is usually a lock to play winter ball during his offseason, but that isn't the case during this particular offseason. Pena has decided to skip it this year -- pretty much.
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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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