Mon, 02 Apr 2007 00:28:15 -0700
The Cincinnati Enquirer reports the Cincinnati Reds have no clear-cut closer candidate to open the 2007 season upon the release of RP Dustin Hermanson, but Reds manager Jerry Narron indicated RP David Weathers and RP Mike Stanton can close games if need be.
Sun, 01 Apr 2007 12:30:24 -0700
The Cincinnati Reds have released RP Dustin Hermanson, according to the Associated Press. The team wanted to send him to Triple-A Louisville, but Hermanson wanted to be released instead.
Tue, 20 Mar 2007 14:58:27 -0700
C. Trent Rosenhaus, of the Cincinnati Post, reports Cincinnati Reds RP Dustin Hermanson could be a candidate to win the team's vacant starting closer position. Hermanson, who hasn't allowed a base runner in three spring appearances, saved 34 games for the Chicago White Sox in 2005.
Tue, 20 Mar 2007 14:44:20 -0700
C. Trent Rosenhaus, of the Cincinnati Post, reports the Cincinnati Reds still do not have a pitcher considered to be the starting closer. Reds manager Jerry Narron has said since the Winter meetings that he would like to use a combination of RP Mike Stanton and RP David Weathers. RP Dustin Hermanson and RP Eddie Guardado are other possibilities.
Wed, 14 Mar 2007 23:50:14 -0700
According to The Dayton Daily News, Cincinnati Reds RP Dustin Hermanson (flu), who was expected to make his third one-inning appearance on March 14, was sent away from the complex when he reported flu-like symptoms.
Sun, 11 Mar 2007 22:43:02 -0700
The Chicago Tribune's Phil Rogers reports Cincinnati Reds RP Dustin Hermanson has thrown so well this spring, there is an outside chance he could replace CL David Weathers as the team's stopper.
Fri, 09 Mar 2007 22:24:35 -0800
Cincinnati Reds RP Dustin Hermanson threw a hitless inning, Friday, March 9, against the Cleveland Indians, in his first appearance since joining the team, according to the Associated Press.
Fri, 09 Mar 2007 09:42:44 -0800
The Associated Press reports the Cincinnati Reds signed free agent RP Dustin Hermanson (White Sox) to a minor league contract worth $500,000 if he makes the club out of spring training.
Thu, 01 Mar 2007 23:59:28 -0800
Updating a previous post, The Dayton Daily News reports the Cincinnati Reds signed free-agent RP Dustin Hermanson (White Sox) to a one-year minor-league contract. He is expected to report to Sarasota on March 2 and be tossed into the bullpen mix along with RP Mike Stanton and RP David Weathers, the two leading candidates for saves at the moment.
Tue, 06 Feb 2007 00:26:17 -0800
The Cincinnati Enquirer reports the Cincinnati Reds are interested in free-agent RP Dustin Hermanson (White Sox).