Reds Offered Brandon Phillips 4-Year Deal

icon
Thursday April 5th, 2012

The Cincinnati Reds have offered Brandon Phillips a four-year deal, according to a tweet from MLB Network Radio's, Jim Duquette.

[tweet https://twitter.com/Jim_Duquette/status/187885777995317249 align='center']

Phillips, 31, will hit the free agent market after this season. There have been talks about a potential contract extension with Cincinnati, however the two sides have not been viewed as being close to a deal. Earlier this week the team signed first baseman Joey Votto to a massive long-term extension.

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide—from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Andy Staples, Grant Wahl, and more—delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.