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Gray gets nod for Reds' opener; Castillo goes 2nd

Reds manager David Bell said Wednesday that Sonny Gray will start the season opener with Luis Castillo slotting second in the starting rotation. Trevor Bauer, Wade Miley and Anthony DeSclafani will fill the final three spots.


BBTN: Tim Kurkjian on teams staying focused; Rick Mace on Scheduling Games, Hembo on Juan Soto

Tim Kurkjian joins Buster to discuss how refreshing it is to see Terry Francona and Francisco Lindor pulling pranks, the challenge of keeping players focused and the need to hear from Rob Manfred as issues with the restart arise (4:20). Later, ESPN’s senior manager of MLB programming Rick Mace talks about what it’s been like scheduling games for TV (16:19). Plus, Hembo on which teams have scheduling advantages and why he’d take Juan Soto on a 10-year contract (26:00).

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Reds' Garrett opens up about racial injustice

With so few Black players in the major leagues, Cincinnati Reds reliever Amir Garrett was afraid to talk openly about racial discrimination. He kept his thoughts -- and his stories -- to himself.


Votto, Reds resume camp with unsettled feelings

Hitters in bright red shirts slapped batting-practice pitches to all parts of the recently mowed field. A mash-up of disco, rap and Motown reverberated through empty Great American Ball Park for background music.

A man and his glove, a bond never broken (1:49)
How the decision to remove Marge Schott's name from stadium came about (0:57)
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16dAdam Rittenberg

Bearcats to remove Schott's name from stadium

The board of trustees at the University of Cincinnati unanimously voted to remove Marge Schott's name from the baseball stadium and another area of the university's archives library.

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17dDavid Schoenfield

Baseball's top 60 storylines for a 60-game MLB season

Mookie Betts wearing Dodger blue, Gerrit Cole in pinstripes. A wild sprint from start to finish. Here's what we're most excited to see when the 2020 season finally begins.

What MLB's latest proposal says about the season (2:10)
Kurkjian reflects on the incredibly talented Ken Griffey Jr. (1:51)
Austin Hendrick's MLB draft profile (0:32)

Team Stats

  • Pitching
  • Batting
Earned Run Average4.8418th
Quality Starts0Tied-1st
Batting Average.25411th
On Base Percentage.3545th
Slugging Percentage.43711th