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Votto, seen here promoting his new cereal, will likely be the face of the franchise for a long time now The Cincinnati Reds front office continues to buck the trend. After a rather inactive offseason leading up to the 2011 campaign, it's been anything but that for 2012. In fact, you could even make a strong case that they've been as trigger-happy as Yosemite Sam in regards to all the moves they've made in the last few months. It all started back in mid-December. The club finally acquired the top-of-the-rotation starter they had been seeking when trading for Mat Latos. The trade to send Edinson Volquez, Yonder Alonso, Brad Boxberger and Yasmani Grandal to San Diego in exchange for Latos not only followed through on their promise to add an elite starter to go alongside Johnny Cueto, but it also signalled that the team was serious about winning. Just a mere week later GM Walt Jocketty was at it again. This time sending Travis Wood and minor leaguer Ronald T...
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