Wed, 09 Apr 2014 04:54:03 -0700
Cincinnati Reds SP Homer Bailey has allowed eight runs on 16 hits and five walks in 9 1/3 innings in his first two starts of the season.
Thu, 27 Mar 2014 10:05:24 -0700
Cincinnati Reds SP Johnny Cueto has been named as the team's opening day starter, and he'll face the St. Louis Cardinals Monday, March 31. He'll be followed in the rotation by SPs Tony Cingrani, Homer Bailey, Mike Leake and Alfredo Simon. Cueto pitched deep into his outing on the minor league side Tuesday, March 25, after being scratched from his previous outing with shoulder and back soreness.
Fantasy Tip: Cueto owners can rest assured that his injury scare last week was nothing serious. Get him in your lineups for Week 1 of the MLB season.
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:36:35 -0700
Cincinnati Reds SP Homer Bailey (groin) worked five innings in a minor-league game for Triple-A Louisville Monday, March 24. It was his first game action of any kind since March 10 when he strained his right groin. Bailey was able to throw 76 pitches, and he felt good after. His fastball velocity ranged generally from 90 to 93 mph, and he topped out at 94 mph. He also threw offspeed pitches. Bailey might make his next start Saturday, March 29, in an exhibition in Louisville against the team's Triple-A affiliate.
Fri, 21 Mar 2014 07:50:49 -0700
Cincinnati Reds SP Homer Bailey (groin) will throw a side session Friday, March 21, and start Sunday, March 23.
Sat, 15 Mar 2014 08:47:01 -0700
Cincinnati Reds SP Homer Bailey (groin) has been scratched from his start Saturday, March 15, because of a groin strain. Manager Bryan Price said Bailey is not dealing with a significant strain but does not know when Bailey will make his next start.
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 00:59:54 -0800
Cincinnati Reds SP Homer Bailey's deal calls for him to receive $9 million and $10 million over the next two years, then see a significant bump to $18 million in 2016, $19 million in 2017, $21 million in 2018, and $23 million in 2019. A significant portion of each year's annual salary will be deferred until the month of November, after the end of each season covered. Bailey's in-season salaries will be $3 million (2014), $4 million (2015), $11 million (2016), $12 million (2017), $14 million (2018), and $15 million (2019), with the remainder deferred to the fall of each year. Likewise, the $5 million buyout of the mutual option year is deferred until the following November.
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 10:41:29 -0800
The Cincinnati Reds have agreed to terms with SP Homer Bailey on a six-year deal worth $105 million. The deal includes a seventh-year mutual option worth $25 million with a $5 million buyout.
Tue, 18 Feb 2014 11:01:04 -0800
The Cincinnati Reds and and SP Homer Bailey are making progress on a new contract, but are not there just yet. "We've made progress," Reds general manager Walt Jocketty said. "There are still some outstanding issues. Hopefully they get resolved in the next 24 hours or else people are going to have to suit it up and go east."
Sun, 16 Feb 2014 18:34:36 -0800
According to Cleveland Indians beat writer Paul Hoynes, the Cincinnati Reds and SP Homer Bailey are nearing a six-year deal in the $100 million range.
Sun, 16 Feb 2014 18:25:00 -0800
According to Cleveland Indians beat writer Paul Hoynes, the Cincinnati Reds and SP Homer Bailey are nearing a deal in the six-year, $100 million range. The talks and potential deal is bound to influence talks between the Indians and SP Justin Masterson, who are working toward a long-term deal.