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Corcino Canidate if Reds Need Additional Starts

Recently the Reds 2013 rotation has been confirmed, but it was done in a way that leaves some question on who will be their #6 if needed. It was only needed one time in 2012, but everyone wants some depth behind the opening day rotation to address unexpected needs. The top to candidates for Cincinnati are a couple of prospects making AAA debuts this year.

Countdown to opening day: 8 days. The projected rotation for the Reds has changed over the past couple of days with the announcement that Aroldis Chapman will abort his conversion to a starting and continue to close. It's still solid with everyone returning from a quintet that took the hill 161 times last year, however it's probably a bit too much to ask them to do that for consecutive seasons... Recommended Stories

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