Jose Barrero hits 1st two career home runs to beat Brewers

Jose Barrero hits 1st two career home runs to beat Brewers

MILWAUKEE — Batting practice was optional for Reds hitters ahead of Saturday’s game against the Brewers. But the pregame schedule left extra time for young shortstop Jose Barrero and batting coach Alan Zinter to work together, one-on-one, on the field and in the cages. “It’s unbelievable. That it’s happening today is just unbelievable,” Barrero said … Read more

Hunter Greene placed on IL with shoulder injury

Hunter Greene placed on IL with shoulder injury

MILWAUKEE — Already close to his all-year innings total with the Minors, Reds rookie starting pitcher Hunter Greene was feeling the effects of the workload with two months left in the 2022 season. When Greene didn’t feel well during a bullpen session Friday, Cincinnati took no chances and placed him on the 15-day disabled list … Read more

Reds acquire 4 prospects from Mariners for Luis Castillo

Reds acquire 4 prospects from Mariners for Luis Castillo

CINCINNATI — The Reds had no shortage of suitors who wanted to try to acquire rotation ace Luis Castillo as Tuesday’s trade deadline approached at 6 p.m. ET. General manager Nick Krall made the trip Friday evening. Castillo was traded to the Mariners for four Minor League prospects, including three who were ranked in the … Read more