Commentary

30/30: Reds youth shows promise

Quartet of youngsters with star potential should lead revival

Originally Published: April 2, 2009
By ESPN Stats & Information | Special to Insider

The Cincinnati Reds won 74 games last year, but there's reason for heightened expectations this season, namely four players who will enter the season at age 25 or younger and who could provide the franchise's backbone for years to come: Jay Bruce, Joey Votto, Johnny Cueto and Edinson Volquez.