CINCINNATI (AP) The Reds revamped their struggling bullpen before the start of a series against Atlanta on Thursday, sending right-handers J.J. Hoover and Carlos Contreras to Triple-A Louisville.
Cincinnati called up right-handed reliever Pedro Villarreal and left-hander David Holmberg from Louisville to start the opening game of the series. Holmberg started the second game of a...
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August 21, 2014
The Reds Carlos Contreras gave up a moon shot to Indians catcher Yan Gomes in Monday’s night 7-1 loss and while an irrelevant late-inning homer is nothing special, Contreras’ reaction was very special.
Watch as the Cincinnati youngster immediately shimmies off the mound into a jaunty, knee-kicking bounce.
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Earlier today the Cincinnati Reds announced that they have promoted utility player Kristopher Negron and sent RHP Carlos Contreras to the Triple-A Louisville Bats. Negron was not on the 40-man roster. To create room they DFA’d Brett Marshall, who has really struggled since coming off of the disabled list.
First, let’s talk about Negron. He can play defense, quality defense, at...
CINCINNATI -- This is one of those baseball feel good stories that pop up in the clubhouse when least expected, sort of like the old Candid Camera.
He goes by C.C., but he isn't left handed and he is about half the size of C.C. Sabathia.
But this C.C. -- Carlos Contreras -- is a pitcher, a pitcher who made his major-league debut Saturday night for the Cincinnati Reds against the...
CINCINNATI (AP) -- The Reds helped their depleted bullpen on Saturday by calling up right-hander Carlos Contreras before the second game of their series against the Toronto Blue Jays.
Cincinnati used five relievers while squandering an eight-run lead during a 14-9 loss in the series opener on Friday, the second-biggest comeback in Blue Jays history. Reliever Jumbo Diaz made his big...
The Cincinnati Reds have called up RHP Carlos Contreras from Pensacola to help out in the bullpen.