For a franchise known for stability at shortstop with Dave Concepcion and Barry Larkin, it's been anything but that in Cincinnati since the latter's retirement in 2004. Paul Janish beginning his season in Louisville means the Reds will start their seventh different shortstop in the last eight openers. Rookie Zach Cozart looks begin a new trend when the Reds open tonight.
Feeling confident that they can add more depth on the infield if needed, the Phillies sent veteran utility infielder Wilson Valdez to Cincinnati for lefty Jeremy Horst.
January 25, 2012
When the Phillies initially signed Wilson Valdez, it wasn't, by any means, a big signing. Since joining the Phillies though, Valdez has become a big part of their success and one of the best super-subs in baseball.
September 9, 2011