Tue, 25 Nov 2014 13:21:32 -0800
The Cincinnati Reds hired Kevin Towers as a special assistant to general manager Walt Jocketty. He replaces Bob Miller, who spent nine seasons with the Reds, most recently as vice president and assistant general manager to Jocketty. Miller was hired by the Nationals as assistant general manager earlier this month.
Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:18:49 -0700
Former Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers is expected to soon be hired by the Cincinnati Reds, according to sources. Towers is good friends with Reds general manager Walt Jocketty.
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 07:18:40 -0700
Updating a previous report, Cincinnati Reds general manager Walt Jocketty has signed a two-year contract extension with the team. Financial terms were not disclosed.
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 14:42:59 -0700
Cincinnati Reds general manager and president of baseball operations Walt Jocketty confirmed he agreed to a multi-year deal to return to the team.
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 16:23:39 -0700
Cincinnati Reds general manager Walt Jocketty will not be a candidate for the Arizona Diamondbacks vacant general manager job, because he is committed to the Reds, according to chief baseball officer Tony La Russa.
Sat, 23 Aug 2014 08:04:39 -0700
Cincinnati Reds general manager Walt Jocketty is expected to return to the team next season, according to sources.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 00:04:49 -0700
Cincinnati Reds general manager Walt Jocketty is in the final year of his contract, but he has not given any indication that he wants to leave nor that owner Bob Castellini wants him out.
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 17:58:10 -0700
Cincinnati Reds 1B Joey Votto and 2B Brandon Phillips are both on the disabled list, and general manager Walt Jocketty is trying to add a bat. "I'd like to add a bat," Jocketty said Sunday, July 20. "We just haven't found anything that attracts us yet. It may not happen before the 31st." MLB.com's Mark Sheldon believes Tampa Bay Rays 2B Ben Zobrist could be a good fit because he plays multiple positions and is a free agent after the year.
Sun, 20 Jul 2014 08:03:19 -0700
The Cincinnati Reds have not discussed adding free-agent 2B Dan Uggla (Braves) to this point, according to general manager Walt Jocketty. Jocketty said the team will meet Monday, July 20, to discuss it.
Tue, 20 May 2014 00:23:16 -0700
With Tony LaRussa taking over as the Arizona Diamondbacks' director of baseball operations, speculation has manager Kirk Gibson heading for the exit at some time this season. If general manager Kevin Towers is also fired, sources indicate Cincinnati Reds general manager Walt Jocketty and Detroit Tigers assistant GM Al Avila could be candidates.