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Reds Jesse Winker has homered in five straight games

The season got off to a rough start for Cincinnati Reds top position prospect Jesse Winker. In April and May the outfielder showed off good plate discipline, walking 24 times with just 27 strikeouts in 181 plate appearances, but struggled to find the grass when he did make contact. In the first two months of the season he would post a .229/.343/.314 line. One of the big reasons...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
August 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Finding Value: Jesse Winker | OF | CIN

Getty Images I’m a big believer in finding value wherever you can in fantasy baseball. Often times that value lies in players who are coming off a horrific previous season or injury, or it’s a prospect that may or may not see significant playing time in the majors. Two great examples of this are Nick Markakis and Derek Holland. Both players are being vastly undervalued, in my...
Via Baseball Professor
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Reds Injury Update: Prospect Jesse Winker returns in style

Although he has not played since July 11th, Cincinnati Reds top outfield prospect, Jesse Winker returned from a wrist injury he suffered in a car accident in a big way in the Arizona Fall League on October 8th.  Winker showed no rust by going 2-3 with two walks, two RBIs, and two runs scored in a victory.Playing in the Arizona Fall League should help him make up for the time he...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

A quick update on Jesse Winker and his injury status

While I was down in Pensacola I had a chance to sit down and talk for a minute with Cincinnati Reds top position prospect Jesse Winker about his injury and how he is recovering. RML: When did the car wreck that caused the injury happen? Jesse Winker: It’s kind of crazy what happened, it was two nights before the Futures Game, I flow out on Saturday and it happened on Thursday night...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Jesse Winker has a torn tendon, heading to the disabled list

Sources have indicated to me that Cincinnati Reds top position prospect Jesse Winker has a torn tendon and will be heading to the disabled list. Rumblings began to show up that he had a hand injury of some kind about a week ago, and he has played in just two games over the last two weeks including the Futures Game. There may be surgery to repair the injury, but that is still up in...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

On the Farm, Week 12: Open Your Eyes to Jesse Winker

Jesse Winker has forced me to take notice with his spectacular performance at A+ Bakersfield this season. I suppose with my new-found knowledge of just how great the Cincinnati Reds are at drafting I should have been on top of the situation already. Now I know and so will you. Winker is legit and needs to be noticed by everyone and anyone who plays in a dynasty league, his time could...
Via Baseball Professor
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds make numerous prospect moves

The Reds made a flurry of moves in the minor leagues Wednesday, including moving three of their top 12 prospects up a level. Outfielder Jesse Winker and right-handed pitcher Ben Lively, the No. 3 and 12 prospects in the organization according to, were among seven players moved from Bakersfield (advanced Single-A) to Double-A Pensacola while left-hander Ismael Guillon (ranked...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
June 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Comparing Jesse Winker to other Reds at the same stage

Comparing Jesse Winker to past Cincinnati Reds top hitting prospects at the same point in their careers.
Via Reds Minor Leagues
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

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