Advertisement

 CINCINNATI (AP) - Left fielder Ryan Ludwick has signed a two-year, $15 million deal to stay with the Cincinnati Reds.
He agreed to the deal over the weekend. It includes a mutual option for the 2015 season.
The 34-year-old outfielder batted .275 with 26 homers and 80 RBIs in 125 games last season. He started 107 games in left field. When first baseman Joey Votto got hurt at midseason, Ludwick emerged as one of the team's most consistent run producers, helping the Reds win the NL Central for the second time in three years.
Ludwick came to Cincinnati on a one-year, $2 million deal for 2012 that included a mutual option for 2013 at $5 million. He took a $500,000 buyout instead, interested in seeing what other teams would offer.

Top MLB Public Bets

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Kershaw aims to disrupt Giants' wild-card bid In several hours, Clayton Kershaw gets his final tune-up for the postseason. But will the Dodgers’ venture ace stay in the game long enough to make life...
Thumbnail Yanks try to spoil Orioles' postseason push Having claimed six of their past seven contests, the Orioles are clearly producing playoff-caliber results. But can Buck Showalter’s team officially punch its...
Thumbnail Cardinals tab Wacha to take down Pirates Sitting one game behind San Francisco for the second NL wild-card spot with two to play, the Cardinals need Michael Wacha to come up big this afternoon. Will...
Thumbnail Cardinals open definining set against Pirates   Thursday’s Cardinals-Reds series finale ended in the most controversial way possible. Is the Gateway City in for...
Thumbnail Mariners need another victory vs. visiting A's Seattle can’t quite control its own destiny with respect to reaching the playoffs. Yet Scott Servais’ crew won’t stop pushing for that first postseason...
More inMLB Articles  
Advertisement

MLB Team Pages