Another frustrating day for Cincinnati fans. The guy who had pitched the best for the longest for the 2021 Cincinnati Reds was on the mound on Sunday with a chance for a series victory in the midst of a fleeting playoff chase.
A vital win in the series and homestand opener. The Cincinnati Reds got an early ribbie single from Tucker Barnhart, a later 2-run double from former Los Angeles Dodger Kyle Farmer, and they rode some brilliant pitching to a big, big, big 3-1 win in the series opener on Friday in GABP.
The Cincinnati Reds have been one of the biggest surprises of the 2021 MLB season. Going into the year, not many folks gave the team a chance to make the playoffs, but with a little over two weeks to go in the regular season, the Reds are firmly in the mix.
The Cincinnati Reds have been one of the biggest surprises of the 2021 season. Not many folks expected the team to compete for a playoff bid this year, but with less than a month remaining, the Reds are just one game back of a playoff spot in the National League.
Nick Castellanos signed a four-year, $64 million contract with the Cincinnati Reds in 2020. It appears he intends on breaking that pact early. According to MLB Network's Jon Heyman, Castellanos will likely opt out of the remainder of his contract to test free agency.