Reds In Talks With Broxton
The Cincinnati Reds, paving the way for left-hander Aroldis Chapman to become a starter, are in serious talks with free-agent right-hander Jonathan Broxton on a three-year contract, according to major league sources.
Broxton, 28, could become the team?s closer if Chapman moves into the rotation. The Reds acquired Broxton on July 31 from the Kansas City Royals, and the veteran pitched well both in the final two months of the regular season and postseason for Cincinnati.
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