Thu, 11 Dec 2014 09:48:16 -0800
Detroit Tigers SP Alfredo Simon will slot into the team's starting rotation next season, according to general manager Dave Dombrowski. "Alfredo Simon is a pitcher that we like a great deal and will be slotted into our starting rotation," Dombrowski said in a statement. "Alfredo had a fine season last year, made the National League All Star team, and we're excited to him have join our ball club."
Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:42:24 -0800
The Cincinnati Reds have traded SP Alfredo Simon to the Detroit Tigers in exchange for SS Eugenio Suarez and P Jonathon Crawford.
Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:40:25 -0800
The Detroit Tigers have acquired SP Alfredo Simon from the Cincinnati Reds in exchange for SS Eugenio Suarez and P Jonathon Crawford.
Thu, 11 Dec 2014 08:31:28 -0800
Cincinnati Reds SP Alfredo Simon is close to being acquired by the Detroit Tigers, according to a source.
Tue, 09 Dec 2014 14:08:50 -0800
Cincinnati Reds SP Johnny Cueto is drawing trade interest this offseason, but the Reds would rather deal SPs Mat Latos, Mike Leake or Alfredo Simon, according to sources. However, they are listening on Cueto.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:11:11 -0800
Cincinnati Reds SP Johnny Cueto is unlikely to be traded this offseason, even though the Reds "are listening" to offers on most of their starters. Cincinnati is likely to listen more on SPs Mat Latos, Mike Leake and Alfredo Simon, who are all eligible for free agency after next season.
Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:04:52 -0700
Cincinnati Reds SP Alfredo Simon is 0-5 with a 5.46 ERA in six starts since the All-Star break. Simon starts Tuesday, Aug. 19, against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Fantasy Tip: Simon has been even worse in August, with a 7.20 ERA for the month. He has pitched 148 innings already this season, which is more than his combined total over the past two years. Fatigue is likely setting in. Fantasy owners should bench Simon until he shows signs of his early-season form.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 19:33:48 -0700
Cincinnati Reds SP Alfredo Simon will be third-year arbitration eligible this offseason and he has enjoyed the best season of his career. He avoided arbitration last winter with a one-year, $1.5 million contract while still viewed as a middle reliever. He is 12-7 with a 3.08 ERA over 143 innings in 23 starts this season.
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 13:06:23 -0700
Cincinnati Reds SP Homer Bailey (elbow) will not pitch Wednesday, Aug. 13, because of elbow stiffness. Instead Bailey will pitch Saturday, Aug. 16, against the Colorado Rockies. Manager Bryan Price noted it was a precautionary move, and that the injury is not considered serious. SP Mike Leake will pitch Wednesday, followed by Johnny Cueto and Alfredo Simon.
Fantasy Tip: Strategically sitting Bailey Saturday, at hitter-friendly Coors Field, isn't out of the question.
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 10:58:24 -0700
Cincinnati Reds SP Alfredo Simon has reportedly been added to the National League All-Star team.