Player of the Game: Steve Selsky (1-for-1 with game-winning two-run double)
With the luck of the Irish on his sleeve, a two-run double by Reds minor leaguer Steve Selsky to the green outfield sealed the contest over the Indians Monday afternoon, 5-4.
Cincinnati jumped out to an early lead scoring three times in the second inning off Tribe starter Corey Kluber, highlighted...
Your browser does not support iframes.Not many Reds fans probably knew who Steve Selsky was entering Monday's spring training game. In fact, some may still have a clue who he is. But the youngster made his presence felt with a walk-off double against the Indians.Watch as the 24-year-old rips a two-bagger down the third base line to plate a pair of runs and propel the Reds to...
GOODYEAR, Ariz. (AP) Minor league outfielder Steve Selsky doubled in two runs in the bottom of the ninth inning for the Cincinnati Reds, who bounced back from blowing a three-run lead and rallied to beat the Cleveland Indians 5-4 on Monday.
It was a different scenario for Steve Selsky in his second tour at Bakersfield. His first one came after a promotion from Dayton in 2012. Last year he returned after a demotion from Pensacola. He finished strong to salvage his season and should have another opportunity to prove himself in the Southern League come opening day.
Taking a look at the 2013 season of Steve Selsky, as he split his year between Pensacola and Bakersfield.
In 2012 Steve Selsky spent only a portion of a season at Bakersfield but it looked like that was enough as he blistered Cali League pitching for a monster finish to his season. After a brief and unimpressive start at AA this season he’s back there and once again hitting Cali League pitching hard to earn another shot at the higher level.
The Reds recently added a veteran outfielder to their Pensacola roster to add depth and made room for him by sending prospect Steve Selsky back to Bakersfield. Selsky had struggled to start this season after lighting up California League pitching following a promotion from Dayton last year. He’s now back to work on his swing and prepare for another attempt at the next level later.