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    Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    According to Ben Badler:

    BenBadler #Reds promote 1B/LF Yonder Alonso to Triple-A Louisville
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    http://twitter.com/BenBadler/status/13925912335
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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Yep and Dorn is officially on the DL.

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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Quote Originally Posted by GOYA View Post
    Yep and Dorn is officially on the DL.
    what happened to Dorn?
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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Any idea if the plan is for him to remain there the rest of the year?
    "Since I've been with the Reds in 1989, we've never had a farm system this loaded," Bowden said. "If we were the New York Yankees and had unlimited dollars, we could have traded for Colon, (Jeff) Weaver, Rolen, (Cliff) Floyd, (Kenny) Rogers and Finley and gotten them all -- and still held onto our top five prospects. That's an amazing statement."

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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Hopefully he can go on a tear and either fetch the Reds a good player in a trade or come up and fill the Reds left field role.
    I miss Adam Dunn.

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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Quote Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine View Post
    Hopefully he can go on a tear and either fetch the Reds a good player in a trade or come up and fill the Reds left field role.
    Has he been playing in left field at AA or first base?
    "In our sundown perambulations of late, through the outer parts of Brooklyn, we have observed several parties of youngsters playing 'base', a certain game of ball. Let us go forth awhile, and get better air in our lungs. Let us leave our close rooms, the game of ball is glorious"
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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Quote Originally Posted by Reds Freak View Post
    Has he been playing in left field at AA or first base?
    Both.

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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Was kinda surprised he was down at AA to start the year but I always felt it was more because of playing time than anything.

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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Quote Originally Posted by OnBaseMachine View Post
    Hopefully he can go on a tear and either fetch the Reds a good player in a trade or come up and fill the Reds left field role.
    I would love to see them flip him for someone like a Michael Taylor who is really struggling in AAA for Oakland. Right handed power corner OF prospect would be a perfect fit.

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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Quote Originally Posted by Will M View Post
    what happened to Dorn?
    HBP - broken bone in his hand

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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Quote Originally Posted by krm1580 View Post
    I would love to see them flip him for someone like a Michael Taylor who is really struggling in AAA for Oakland. Right handed power corner OF prospect would be a perfect fit.
    Or a free agent to be Cliff Lee. Not a real target just a name that fits my example.

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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    I would love to see the org. keep Yonder Alonso as the best possible candidate to take over 1b after Joey Votto's departure b/c the Reds cannot afford to lose the payroll flex caused by paying what Votto will legitimately ask for. Don't misunderstand: I'd love to keep Votto, but I think it's highly unlikely. Therefore all the "trade Alonso" sentiment just risks opening up another hole to fill a couple of years down the road.

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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Quote Originally Posted by GOYA View Post
    HBP - broken bone in his hand
    No, I'm OK.

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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    im guessing Frazier and Alonso will alternate between 1st and LF in AAA ?
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    Re: Reds promote Yonder Alonso to Louisville

    Quote Originally Posted by aubashbrother View Post
    im guessing Frazier and Alonso will alternate between 1st and LF in AAA ?
    Francisco is out also so Frazier will probably get time at 3rd as well.


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