Reds sign Billy Hamilton, Zack Cozart to one-year deals
2017 Reds

Reds sign Billy Hamilton, Zack Cozart to one-year deals

Four Reds were eligible for arbitration this year. Today, the Reds signed each to one-year contracts. Cincinnati inked Billy Hamilton to a one-year, $2.65 million contract today, avoiding arbitration with the speedy center fielder. The club also signed Blake Wood to a $1.25 million deal, with the arbitration deadline rapidly approaching. The Reds avoided arbitration … Continue reading

Redleg Round ’em up
2016 Reds / 2017 Reds

Redleg Round ’em up

Not much going on, but there are a few Cincinnati Reds-related items out there worth mentioning: –The Reds claimed a couple of guys — Richie Shaffer and Tyrell Jenkins — off waivers: Today the #Reds claimed off waivers from the #Phillies IF/OF Richie Shaffer; claimed off waivers from the #Rangers RHP Tyrell Jenkins. — Cincinnati … Continue reading

What Dick Williams should say
2017 Reds

What Dick Williams should say

Reds GM Dick Williams has been generous in speaking with reporters about his offseason plans, at least in comparison to his predecessor. Williams – understandably – wants to convey a sense of action to calm rumblings that the front office isn’t being aggressive enough. But what folks, including national writers, may not understand about the … Continue reading