The Yankees have asked the Reds about Homer Bailey, tweets Dan Barbarisi, one of the Yankee beat writers. Several other writers have speculated that Brett Gardner would be a possible trade match. Gardner plays CF and has experience leading off, so superficially, he’s a good fit for the Reds.
The simplicity of the deal [...]
You put your left foot in You pull your left foot out Once you looked “all in” Now everything’s in doubt.
They’re doing the Hokey Pokey down by the river at 100 Joe Nuxhall Way. Again. Another offseason. Another episode of “Will He or Won’t He.”
Yes, sports fans, we’re talking about Aroldis Chapman, [...]
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By now, you’ve probably read or heard about Walt Jocketty’s comments yesterday regarding Aroldis Chapman’s role for the Reds in 2014. In case you haven’t, here’s what he said:
“We feel we have the depth in our rotation now that we can continue to keep him in the bullpen. That’s probably the plan going [...]
From the NYTimes:
Early in the off-season, the Yankees checked in with the Cincinnati Reds about second baseman Brandon Phillips, who has four years left on a six-year, $72.5 million contract. The Reds were not ready to trade him, and the asking price was said to be exorbitant.
The Yankees have few of the [...]
Last night at midnight was the deadline for teams to offer (“tender”) contracts for the 2014 season to players on their 40-man roster.
Certain players, like Joey Votto, Jay Bruce and even Logan Ondrusek, have already signed contracts that cover 2014.
Other players, like Zack Cozart and Devin Mesoraco, are team-controlled and not yet [...]
Monday morning, Redleg Nation will be featured on MLB Network as Matt Vasgersian and Billy Ripken interview me in connection with my post from a couple of weeks ago, When Great Isn’t Good Enough. Following Joe Posnanski’s shout out and David Schoenfield’s piece on ESPN, the boys on Hot Stove want to talk a [...]