Latos is staring hard down the barrel of another
great season in Cincinnati
by: Matt Bollmann
Right around this time last year we were discussing the acquisition of Mat Latos and the impact that he would have on last years starting rotation. The Reds certainly gave up a lot to get Latos, so naturally as fans, we expected big things out of him. He definitely did not disappoint as he had a very solid season, all things considered. This year we turn a new leaf. In a year where Mat Latos appears to be locked in as the number two starter, we turn our attention to the transition of Aroldis Chapman to the starting rotation. After the dominant year that Chapman had as the closer, it comes as a bit of a surprise that the team is transitioning Chapman to the rotation.
Notable Additions: Manny Parra, Armando Galarraga
Projected Opening Day Rotation:
RHP Johnny Cueto - Cueto is coming off of a year where he ended the season in the playoffs with an injury. Goi...