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Reds revamp bullpen for series vs Braves

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...
Via AP on Fox
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Carlos Contreras Surrenders Home Run, Reacts Hilariously with Bouncy Two-Step

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. Follow Andrew Doughty on Twitter @Adoughty88   [Vine] Article found...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds call up Kristopher Negron, demote Carlos Contreras

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...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
July 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Redleg Weekly Episode 70 – Finally Over .500

The Reds win a couple more series and if it wasn’t for an epic collapse it could have been even better. At full health the team is scoring some runs and that’s great to see. Use promo code “RedLeg” on CincyShirts.com to save 15% In this week”s show: 5-2 Last week 38-37 Overall 7.5 back of the Brewers & 3 back of St. Louis Jumbo brought up doesn’t look good 3R 1IP...
Via RedLegFans
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Confident Contreras ready whenever Reds need him

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...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds call up reliever Carlos Contreras

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...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds call up RHP Carlos Contreras

The Cincinnati Reds have called up RHP Carlos Contreras from Pensacola to help out in the bullpen.
Via Reds Minor Leagues
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Minor League Update: Games of Wednesday, May 15 by Zach Mortimer

Carlos Contreras delivered a dominant outing for the Reds` High-A affiliate, but his future is likely in the bullpen.
Via Baseball Prospectus
May 16, 2013  |  Discuss
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