MLB Free Agency: What Closers Could Be on the Cincinnati Reds' Radar?

« Prev
1 of 6
Next »
Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse the slideshow
MLB Free Agency: What Closers Could Be on the Cincinnati Reds' Radar?
Andy Lyons/Getty Images

The Reds had one of the most dominant closers in all of baseball last season. Aroldis Chapman wowed fans and opposing players with pitches regularly topping the 100 mph mark, but the team isn't quite satisfied with his current role. 

As I noted in my last article, the Reds have yet to determine what role Chapman will occupy in the 2013 season.

While I'm an advocate of keeping Chapman as the team's closer, there's a serious possibility that the team could move him to the starting rotation.

According to team GM Walt Jocketty and MLB.com writer Mark Sheldon, that decision hinges on the organization's ability to re-sign Ryan Madson and/or Jonathan Broxton, or sign a closer to replace Chapman.

Here are some possible targets for the Reds this offseason.

Begin Slideshow »
Load More Stories

Follow Cincinnati Reds from B/R on Facebook

Follow Cincinnati Reds from B/R on Facebook and get the latest updates straight to your newsfeed!

Out of Bounds

Cincinnati Reds

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.