UPDATED: Reds' Mat Latos gets MRI results

The Cincinnati Reds shut down Mat Latos yesterday because of elbow pain.  He was sent for an MRI on the elbow this morning and we're awaiting the results.  They will likely not become public until early tomorrow.UPDATE (3/14, 11:40am): It could have been much worse but Mat Latos' MRI results showed a flexor mass strain.  C. Trent Rosecrans of the Cincinnati Enquirer...
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Reds' Mat Latos sent for an MRI

The Cincinnati Reds shut down Mat Latos yesterday because of elbow pain.  He was sent for an MRI on the elbow this morning and we're awaiting the results.  They will likely not become public until early tomorrow.Mat Latos has had a roller coaster ride through a lot of recent injuries.  In October of last season he underwent surgery to remove bone chips from his elbow.  He...
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Frustration builds as Latos has setback

CINCINNATI -- Mat Latos threw a pitch in the bullpen Friday, grabbed his arm, and flung his glove in frustration. There was pain in his forearm and the Cincinnati Reds immediately stopped his throwing session. It is another giant step backward for the 6-6, 245 pound right hander who has encountered mishap after mishap after mishap since the end of last season. So the return of Latos...
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Reds' Mat Latos still dealing with elbow pain, will be shut down

Cincinnati Reds starter Mat Latos had hoped to be close to his 2014 debut by now. Instead, the right-hander will be shut down again after he was again affected by elbow tenderness during a bullpen session. The news was reported by John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer, who spoke to trainer Paul Lessard."There was still a little tenderness in the flexor mass," Lessard said...
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Latos scratched from rehab start; Broxton activated

Mat Latos will not be making his scheduled rehab start for the Triple-A Louisville Bats tonight against Columbus. No reason for the change was immediately given by the Reds. Manager Bryan Price will address the situation when he meets with the media prior to Tuesday night's game in St. Louis against the Cardinals.   The Reds also announced on Tuesday that reliever Jonathan Broxton...
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Why the Cincinnati Reds will make the playoffs

  In recent years, the Cincinnati Reds have been one of the better teams in baseball, making the playoffs three out of the past four years. However, each trip has ended in disappointment, with the Reds not being able to make it out of the first round of the playoffs. Last year they did not even make it past the wild card playoff game against the Pittsburgh Pirates, 2012 they had...
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Reds' Mat Latos hit around in rehab start

The Cincinnati Reds lost to the New York Mets on Friday by the score of 4-3. Matt Leake allowed four runs, five hits, three walks and two home runs in 6 2/3 innings. The loss dropped the Reds to 1-3 on the season. On top of the disappointing start of the season, the Reds got disappointing news on Mat Latos, who struggled in his Opening Day start for Double-A Pensacola As reported...
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Cincinnati Reds- impact of spring training injuries

Late March has not been kind to the Cincinnati Reds, especially on the pitching end of things. After having surgery on Feb. 14 to repair cartilage in his left knee, Mat Latos does not look like he will be ready for the start of the season. This could be detrimental to the Reds in the beginning of the season, because Johnny Cueto is also battling shoulder problems. If both of them...
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Latos fine after first outing scare

GOODYEAR, Ariz. -- The natural reaction to seeing Mat Latos walk off the backside of the mound on Field 4 of the Reds training complex was "Oh, no. Not again." Latos was thinking it. Head trainer Paul Lessard had to be thinking it. Manager Bryan Price has that twinge of exacerbation. After his little walk and a few warm-up throws on the mound, Latos finished off his first...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Reexamining the Mat Latos trade a full two years later

On Dec. 17, 2011, the Reds acquired SP Mat Latos from the Padres in exchange for 1B Yonder Alonso, SP Edinson Volquez, and prospects RP Brad Boxberger and C Yasmani Grandal. Initial reactions of the trade were expectantly mixed among fans and media alike, with one media member and former club general manager calling it "The most lopsided trade I've witnessed in recent...
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