• Could Mat Latos be this offseason's best signing?

    The Sports Quotient "The season may only be two weeks in, and the sample size is admittedly small, but the White Sox's 1-year/$3M signing of Mat Latos was the best move of this offseason. The hurler has been one of the best pitchers in all of baseball through his first three starts of the season, boasting a 3–0..." April 20

  • Report: White Sox add depth, sign Mat Latos to one-year deal

    Yahoo! Sports "The Chicago White Sox still have work to do. While the club made upgrades during the offseason, there are still some worrisome holes on the roster the team needs to address if they want to contend. They managed to plug one of those spots Tuesday, inking pitcher Mat Latos to a one-year deal,..." February 09

  • Source: Pirates interested in free agent pitcher Latos

    Pittsburgh Tribune Review "The Pirates are interested in free agent starting pitcher Mat Latos, according to an industry source. On Wednesday, the Pirates added a high-floor, low-ceiling pitcher in Jon Niese but the Pirates are also likely interested in adding an arm that is more in line with their preferred model for a..." December 10

  • Angels sign right-hander Mat Latos

    Hardball Talk "Mat Latos was given his official release by the Dodgers over the weekend and it didn’t take him long to find a new home, as Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports that he has signed a contract with the Angels. It’s a bit odd to see such a move with only a few days remaining in the..." September 29

  • Dodgers release Mat Latos

    Hardball Talk "The Dodgers announced on Twitter that the club has released starter Mat Latos. The right-hander had been designated for assignment on September 17. Latos joined the Dodgers from the Marlins in a three-team swap that also involved the Braves at the trade deadline. He posted dreadful numbers over..." September 25

  • Starter Mat Latos, acquired July 30, designated for assignment by Dodgers

    ESPN "Pitcher Mat Latos will not finish the season with the Los Angeles Dodgers after the team designated him for assignment on Thursday. Latos, a right-hander who arrived from the Miami Marlins as part of a 13-player trade on July 30, has struggled in almost all of his appearances since the trade...." September 18

  • Dodgers are already fed up with 6.56 ERA-pitching, excuse-making Mat Latos

    Los Angeles Times "How much longer will Mat Latos be in the Dodgers' rotation? “I'm sure it's something we talk about,” Mattingly said. Latos certainly didn't do anything Thursday to convince the organization he should pitch every five days, as he lasted only four innings. Latos gave up two runs in the first..." September 05

  • Dodgers send struggling Mat Latos to bullpen, move to aces-led rotation

    Sporting News "Right-hander Mat Latos, who is 0-2 with a 6.75 ERA in three starts since the Dodgers acquired him from the Marlins at the trade deadline, is being sent to the bullpen, ESPN reported. Taking advantage of an upcoming schedule that includes three off days in eight days, the first-place Dodgers —..." August 19

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    Bill Plunkett @billplunkettocr

    Mat Latos going to the pen for next 10 days or so. Alex Wood will start Wednesday for #Dodgers

  • LA Dodgers on verge of 6-player haul in 3-team trade "The Dodgers' pending acquisition of starting pitcher Mat Latos and outfielder Michael Morse from Miami has turned into a three-team blockbuster. If the trade is completed, the Dodgers will reportedly receive Latos and Morse as well as Atlanta starting pitcher Alex Wood, closer Jim Johnson,..." July 30

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    Jerry Crasnick @jcrasnick

    Also, the #Marlins are growing more confident they'll trade Mat Latos. His market is "coming into focus,'' source says.

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    Jon Morosi @jonmorosi

    #BlueJays among teams with interest in Mat Latos. He's 3-2 with 2.72 ERA and .556 opp OPS in 6 starts since coming off DL.

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    Jon Morosi @jonmorosi

    #Marlins have received multiple trade inquiries on Mat Latos and Dan Haren, sources say. Can move starter with Jose Fernandez's return.

  • Report: Marlins have received multiple inquiries about Latos, Haren

    The Score "Two of the Miami Marlins' most experienced hurlers are reportedly generating interest as the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline grows nearer. The Marlins have received multiple trade inquiries regarding veteran right-handers Mat Latos and Dan Haren - both of whom will hit free agency at season's..." June 29

  • Marlins could trade Dan Haren, Mat Latos

    Fish Stripes "At 27-37, the Miami Marlins may not be in a position to buy come the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. But if the club inches closer to five hundred, according to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal, the Marlins may look to deal a starter in the coming weeks. Mat Latos was recently activated from the..." June 16

  • Marlins 'puzzled' by Mat Latos' struggles

    Fish Stripes "When the Marlins added Mat Latos, they were confident he would be a valuable addition to a young rotation. But Latos has had difficulty early, and according to Barry Jackson of The Miami Herald, the Marlins are "puzzled" by his early struggles. The Marlins are puzzled how Mat Latos, one of only..." May 25

  • Mat Latos Puts up Historically Bad Start in Marlins Debut

    Sportsnaut "If the first two games of the season are any indication, the Miami Marlins still have a long way to go before being taken seriously in the National League East. Going up against an Atlanta Braves team that seemed to trade away its entire roster, the Marlins have dropped two in a row at..." April 08

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    Bob Nightengale @BNightengale

    Mat Latos loses his arbitration case: He will receive $9.4 million from the #Marlins instead of $10.4 million he was seeking.

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    Jon Morosi @jonmorosi

    Sources: #Marlins, #Reds making progress on Mat Latos trade.

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    Ken Rosenthal @Ken_Rosenthal

    Latos going to #Marlins for DeSclafani and Chad Wallach.

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    John Fay @johnfayman

    Price says Latos "feels terrific" and Bailey is about a week ahead of scedule. #reds

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    Jim Bowden @JimBowden_ESPN

    Latos exact quote: “I had stem cells put into my elbow to regrow some of the tissue in the cartilage missing” Sirius 209 XM 89

  • Reds can't afford to keep Cueto and Latos

    Cincinnati Enquirer "In a season that was more sourness than light, there was everything to be said for a big crowd on the last day to nowhere. The Reds were never about playing out the string, even though the ball had long since unwound. Players like Johnny Cueto and Aroldis Chapman had a lot to do with..." September 29

  • Mat Latos scratched from start with elbow injury

    Hardball Talk "Reds right-hander Mat Latos has been scratched from tonight’s scheduled start with a bone bruise in his elbow, according to Mark Sheldon of Latos missed the first two-plus months of the season with multiple injuries, including an elbow problem." September 12

  • Mat Latos to start Saturday for Reds

    CBS Sports "Right-hander Mat Latos will make his 2014 debut with the Reds Saturday, as expected, the Reds have announced (Jamie Ramsey on Twitter). Latos has spent the entire season to date on the disabled list, as he had knee surgery to repair torn meniscus in the spring and then dealt with an elbow strain..." June 13

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    John Fay @johnfayman

    Latos will start Saturday. No roster move with him as of yet. #refs

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    John Fay @johnfayman

    Latos will start Saturday. No roster move with him as of yet. #refs

  • Mat Latos says mid-May return “would be fantastic”

    Hardball Talk "Mat Latos has yet to pitch this season because of spring training knee surgery followed by a flexor mass strain, but the Reds right-hander is hoping to resume throwing off a mound by the end of this week. John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports that there’s still no official timetable for..." April 28

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    ctrent @ctrent

    MRI showed flexor mass strain on Latos. UCL in elbow is strong #Reds

  • Mat Latos has another setback with his elbow

    Hardball Talk "Reds right-hander Mat Latos was scratched from his second minor league rehab start on Tuesday due to right elbow inflammation and John Fay and C. Trent Rosecrans of the Cincinnati Enquirer report that he felt continued discomfort during a bullpen session yesterday. Latos declined to speak to..." April 12

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    John Fay @johnfayman

    Latos has elbow inflammation. Will be backed for a couples of days. #reds

  • Day after surgery, Latos reports no pain in knee "Barely 24 hours from having knee surgery, and one might not be able to tell that Reds pitcher Mat Latos had anything done to his leg. On Friday, Latos had minor surgery to fix a meniscus tear in his left knee. On Saturday, he was walking without crutches and without a limp. "Everything feels..." February 15

  • Mat Latos slips while throwing, undergoes knee surgery

    Hardball Talk "Early bad news from Reds camp, as Mark Sheldon of reports that Mat Latos “slipped while throwing” and tore the meniscus in his left knee. He underwent surgery today and the team says he’s expected to be sidelined for at least 10 days. If that’s an accurate return timetable Latos would..." February 14

  • Compiling this season's all-underrated team "There was a time -- and it was not that long ago -- when Shin-Soo Choo was routinely labeled "underrated." A Sports Illustrated player poll in 2011 dubbed him the most underrated player in baseball. Opposing managers would routinely use the U-word when sizing up Choo's skills. When the Reds..." January 24

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    ctrent @ctrent

    Also from earlier today, Mat Latos said his elbow feels better than it has in 4 years, so that's good #Reds

  • Reds' Latos has bone chips removed "Reds starting pitcher Mat Latos had surgery Oct. 11 to remove bone chips from his right elbow. It was an arthroscopic procedure and Latos began physical therapy the following day. Latos is expected to make a full recovering in time for Spring Training 2014. Latos reported feeling elbow..." October 16

  • Latos has elbow surgery to remove bone chips; ready by spring training

    CBS Sports "Reds starting pitcher Mat Latos had arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow to remove bone chips on Oct. 11 per's Reds beat writer Mark Sheldon. Latos 25 was 14-7 with a 3.16 ERA 1.21 WHIP and 187 strikeouts in 210 2/3 innings this season his second for the Reds. He was set to start in..." October 16

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    John Fay @johnfayman

    Latos declined comment. He did talk to Jim Kelch. Told Kelch his elbow swelled b/c bone ships. He expects to able to Thursday if #Reds win

  • Mat Latos to start Wednesday’s game

    Cincinnati Enquirer "I’ve been told Mat Latos will start tomorrow’s game. The Reds had been listing Greg Reynolds as Wednesday’s start. But the list on the board in Reds manager Dusty Baker’s offece where rotation is usually written was blank on Reds’ side today. Starting tomorrow would line up Latos to pitch..." September 24

  • Latos, Reds down Oakland, 3-1

    Cincinnati Enquirer "There's nothing like a victory to help the Reds move on from the disaster that was the weekend series with St. Louis. "We just needed a win" he said. "Put all the negatives behind us. Get rid of what happened the other day because you can't bring it back. Today is the only day that matters. And..." August 07

  • Bruce: ‘Everything’s fine’ with Latos

    Cincinnati Enquirer "The television cameras from the New York feed caught Mat Latos and Jay Bruce having some words in the dugout after the fifth inning Wednesday. What was that about? “Next question,” Latos said. Bruce was slightly more expansive. “Everything’s fine,” he said. “It happens all the time...." May 23

  • Reds not concerned about Latos' hip "Concern for Mat Latos was at a minimum on Tuesday after he exited Monday's start vs. the Cardinals with tightness in his right hip. Latos, who threw six scoreless innings and 91 pitches in a 2-1 victory, did not return for the seventh inning because of the injury, which he sustained while..." April 30

  • Mat Latos hopes to avoid bad April

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Mat Latos had a very good year last year. But you can't help but wonder how much better it would have been if he hadn't had a very bad April. Latos went 1-2 with a 5.97 ERA in April. The rest of the way he was 13-2 with a 2.93 ERA. Latos, the 25-year-old right-hander, made his spring debut..." March 02

  • Mat Latos gets paid, sunburn: Two-year deal worth $11.5 million

    Red Reporter "Mat Latos, the Reds marquis acquisition of a winter ago, has pitched in the bigs for 639 innings over four years. He has three more years of team control (2013, 2014, and 2015) in which he will be able to earn gradually more money (the estimate of arbitration is 20%, 40%, and 60% of his "true..." February 12

  • Latos avoids arbitration, signs two-year contract "The Reds and starting pitcher Mat Latos avoided arbitration on Tuesday when the right-hander signed a two-year, $11.5 million contract through the 2014 season. Latos, 25, netted a significant raise from the $550,000 he earned in 2012 after being eligible for arbitration for the first time. He..." February 12

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    Mark Sheldon @

    Mat Latos and #reds avoids arbitration with new two year deal

  • Giants-killer Latos lifts Reds

    San Francisco Chronicle "When Johnny Cueto walked off the mound after eight pitches, it was easy to suggest that the momentum had swung the Giants' way and that the Division Series had taken a huge turn for the worst for the Reds. Not so fast. What the injury did is move Giants-killer Mat Latos, previously the Game..." October 07

  • Another look at Mat Latos' splits

    Red Reporter "In late July, Latos was turning a corner on his season. He had just fanned 13 Brewers in a complete-game gem and his strikeout and walk-rates were getting very close to where they'd been the past two seasons. He was, however, struggling mightily with his platoon splits. It looked like there..." August 27

  • Mat Latos' second consecutive complete game leads Reds

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Mat Latos has a multi-million arm. His fastball touches 97 mph. His slider is nasty. But everyone needs a little help to be successful. Latos is a good example of that. Since having his mechanics tweaked by pitching coach Bryan Price and learning to trust catcher Ryan Hanigan, Latos was pitched..." July 01

  • Latos Being Latos

    Red Reporter "Last night, Mat Latos struck out 13 Brewers and went the distance. He became the first Reds' pitcher since Ron Villone (2000) to record at least thirteen Ks in a complete game effort. He became just the 33rd pitcher in Reds history to strike out 13 or more in a game - joining the likes of Vander..." June 26