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The Catching Pipeline

After removing a couple of catchers from their system who were first-round draft picks Cincinnati is now working to re-stock the pipeline for the position. Tucker Barnhart is at AA and is the top rated prospect remaining with a host of other candidates in the lower levels showing offensive skills that will improve their status.

Not long ago the Cincinnati catching pipeline was a bit depleted when their two top prospects, Devin Mesoraco and Yasmani Grandal, were removed from promotion and trade. Mesoraco is now splitting time with veteran Ryan Hanigan with the parent team. Big things are still expected of the former first round selection but right now the Reds would be happy if those two could form a tandem as effective... Recommended Stories

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