Aroldis Chapman

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5 MLB Players That You Didn’t Know Defected From Cuba

In light of the Boston Red Sox signing Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72.5 million deal, let’s take a look at other MLB players who defected from Cuba.

08/25/2014

A.J. Ramos #44 of the Miami Marlins pitches during a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Marlins Park on August 1, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Reds’ Latos Gets 1st Win Against Hometown Marlins

Mat Latos pitched seven strong innings, Ryan Ludwick drove in two runs, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Miami Marlins 5-2 on Friday night.

08/01/2014

Jeff Mathis #6 of the Miami Marlins waits with the ball as Zack Cozart #2 of the Cincinnati Reds runs home during the eighth inning of the game at Marlins Park on July 31, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Reds Beat Marlins 3-1 With Controversial Replay

The Cincinnati Reds benefited from Major League Baseball’s new instant replay system and the rule preventing catchers from blocking the plate in a 3-1 victory over the Miami Marlins on Thursday night.

07/31/2014

ATLANTA, GA - OCTOBER 04: Craig Kimbrel #46 of the Atlanta Braves pitches in the ninth inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Turner Field on October 4, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Relief Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top relief pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/12/2014

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Reds Complete Sweep Of Marlins

The Miami Marlins can’t seem to get out of their own way when it comes to finding a way to lose games. Trailing by a run in the ninth inning, the woeful Miami Marlins tripled twice — and still lost.

CBS4–05/17/2013

Justin Ruggiano #20 of the Miami Marlins celebrates after hitting a game winning home run in the ninth inning during the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on April 19, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Marlins won 2-1. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Ruggiano’s HR In 9th Sends Marlins Over Reds 2-1

Justin Ruggiano hit a solo homer off Aroldis Chapman in the ninth inning last night, sending the Miami Marlins to a 2-1 victory that snapped the Cincinnati Reds’ winning streak at four games. It was a stunning moment for the Marlins, who have the worst record in the majors at 4-13.

CBS Miami–04/20/2013

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Devin Mesoraco Could Mean Extra Value At Catcher For Reds

Devin Mesoraco is an x-factor who could provide extra value to a team that’s already one of the best in the big leagues.

03/25/2013

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