Nick Castellanos makes decision on Cincinnati Reds qualifying offer

Nick Castellanos is officially testing the free-agent market. According to reports, Castellanos has declined his qualifying offer from the Cincinnati Reds and he becomes one of the top hitters on the market this season. As noted by Bob Nightengale, Castellanos becomes the first player to officially decline his qualifying offer. Prediction: Castellanos signs with the … Read more

Tucker Barnhart takes to Twitter after being traded to Detroit Tigers

On Wednesday afternoon, news broke that the Detroit Tigers have acquired catcher Tucker Barnhart via a trade with the Cincinnati Reds. Just moments ago, Barnhart took to Twitter to thank Cincinnati and to let us know that he is going to give everything he has to help win a World Series with the Tigers. What … Read more

Nicholas Castellanos hits 4 home runs with chipped bat prior to making young fan’s day [Video]

Nicholas Castellanos gets it. On Wednesday night, Castellanos blasted two home runs in the first two innings, including a second-inning grand slam that prompted St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Shildt to have the umpires check Nicholas’ bat to make sure it was legal. It was found that the bat was chipped but that it was … Read more

Nicholas Castellanos interrupts eulogy by hitting home run [Video]

During Monday night’s game between the Kansas City Royals and Cincinnati Reds, the Royals broadcasters were eulogizing World War II veteran George A. Gorman, who passed away on July 3, when Reds OF Nicholas Castellanos interrupted to do his thing. Take a look and listen as the Royals broadcasters are still talking about Gorman when … Read more

Fan told Nicholas Castellanos to imagine Rob Manfred’s face on ball prior to home run [Video]

During Saturday’s extra-inning win over the Colorado Rockies, Cincinnati Reds OF Nicholas Castellanos was caught on camera fist-bumping a Reds’ fan after Castellanos hit a game-tying home run. Following the game, Castellanos let the fan join him for his post-game interview to explain why the fist bump happened and as you are about to see, … Read more

Former Detroit Tigers OF Nicholas Castellanos suspended by Major League Baseball

UPDATE: According to reports, Major League Baseball has suspended Cincinnati Reds OF Nicholas Castellanos 2 games for his altercation with St. Louis Cardinals pitcher, Jake Woodford, who was not fined at all. As noted by Joel Sherman, Woodford clearly hit Castellanos with a pitch on purpose earlier in the game and should have also received … Read more

Nicholas Castellanos’ home plate flex ignites bench-clearing scuffle [Video]

On Saturday afternoon, the Cincinnati Reds took on the St. Louis Cardinals and things got a bit heated when former Detroit Tigers OF Nicholas Castellanos decided to taunt Cardinals pitcher Jake Woodford after a play at the plate. As you you are about to see, the Cardinals’ bench was not too happy about Castellanos’ actions … Read more

Reds SP Trevor Bauer rocks custom cleats to troll Houston Astros

Trevor Bauer just will not let it go. On Saturday night, Bauer continued to show his hate for the Houston Astros by wearing custom made cleats that feature a bunch of trash cans. Check it out. ¯_(ツ)_/¯ pic.twitter.com/zKtAyPGWIh — Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) September 19, 2020 The cleats, in case you have been in a bubble … Read more

Reds announcer Thom Brennaman makes homophobic slur, apologizes on-air before handing off broadcast [Video]

During the Cincinnati Reds live pregame show on Wednesday, Reds broadcaster Thom Brennaman did not realize he was on the air and made a homophobic comment that is sure to result in serious consequences. Though we will not use the phrase in this piece, you can hear exactly what Brennaman said in the video clip … Read more