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Reds Add Another Free Agent

Schumaker is Latest Former Card to Join Reds

As the hot stove league heats up the Reds have added another free agent in veteran 2b/OF Skip Schumaker. He's a solid major-leaguer however there may be some question on his fitness for regular duty at this stage of his career. He's a post-season veteran having played on four playoff teams and the Reds are counting on him as they again vie for another deep October run in 2014.

Cincinnati has been active in the free agent market this far this season. After signing catcher Brayan Pena general manager Walt Jocketty went back to a familiar well when he inked former Cardinal Skip Schumaker. Jocketty, a former GM at St. Louis, has repeatedly shown a tendency to reunite with redbird acquaintances like Schumaker who he drafted in 2001. Actually, he was employed by Oakland...

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