Johnny Cueto

Commissioner Rob Manfred (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Rob Bradford
December 18, 2015 - 7:24 am
It's all the rage: opt-outs. David Price got one after three years of his seven-year deal. Zack Greinke just took advantage of his to get a handsome raise. Jason Heyward now has one, as does Johnny Cueto. It's a trend Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred evidently isn't a fan of. "The...
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Johnny Cueto has found a new home in San Francisco (Photo courtesy Instagram)
Rob Bradford
December 14, 2015 - 12:05 pm
According to multiple reports, free agent pitcher Johnny Cueto has agreed to a six-year deal with the Giants that will pay him $130 million. The contract (which is pending a physical) reportedly includes an opt-out after the second season, which would be just prior to the righty pitcher turning 32...
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Johnny Cueto reportedly really wanted to come to Boston. (via Instagram)
Rob Bradford
December 11, 2015 - 7:37 am
When visiting Boston with his Royals in late August, Johnny Cueto was surprisingly forthcoming when it came to his infatuation with Boston. "Because I'€™m a free agent, and I'€™m just going to pick the best choice to go," said Cueto through translator Hanley Ramirez. "The main thing -- I would...
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Johnny Cueto is reportedly looking for Jon Lester money. (Photo courtesy Instagram)
Rob Bradford
November 30, 2015 - 8:10 am
With Jordan Zimmermann off the board thanks to a five-year, $110 million deal with the Tigers, the free agent candidates who could be viewed as potential aces have been pared to David Price , Zack Greinke and Johnny Cueto. Even though the consensus is that Cueto would be a notch below the other two...
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Johnny Cueto of the Kansas City Royals throws in the first inning against the Red Sox Friday night. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Mike Petraglia
August 21, 2015 - 6:52 pm
If that was an audition, Johnny Cueto may want to petition for a do-over. The Royals ace acquired from Cincinnati on the Sunday before the trade deadline was racked for a career-high 13 hits and seven runs - six earned - over six innings in a 7-2 Red Sox win Friday night at Fenway Park . For some...
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Mookie Betts was one of the offensive starts as the Red Sox took down Johnny Cueto and the Royals Friday night. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
August 21, 2015 - 5:41 pm
Ace, what ace? For the third time in a week, the Red Sox were able to make an opposing team's ace look like just an average pitcher. After tagging Felix Hernandez for 10 runs Saturday and Corey Kluber for six runs Wednesday, Friday it was Johnny Cueto's turn, as the Red Sox scored seven runs off...
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Henry Owens
August 21, 2015 - 4:15 am
Following Thursday night's victory over the Royals, the Red Sox will look to win their fourth game in a row when they send Henry Owens out to pitch in the second game of the series against Johnny Cueto. Owens last took the mound on Sunday, tossing six innings and allowing seven earned runs on 10...
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Ben Zobrist has been hot at the plate since being acquired by the Royals from the A's last month. (Ed Zurga/Getty Images)
August 20, 2015 - 5:15 am
With Wednesday's victory over the Indians, the Red Sox have won three of their last four series and scored an overwhelming 8.36 runs per game in that time. However, that doesn't mean it's all smooth sailing, as the Sox have given up 5.81 runs per game in that same period. The roster isn't fixed by...
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Cole Hamels
July 20, 2015 - 1:14 pm
Even though the trade deadline isn't for another 11 days, the rumors are just getting started. According to WEEI.com's Rob Bradford, the Red Sox still have an interest in pitchers Cole Hamels and Johnny Cueto. The top priority for the Sox is a young pitcher under team-control, but the issue remains...
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Johnny Cueto
November 07, 2014 - 2:09 am
John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer, in an interview on WEEI's Hot Stove Show, said that while he can imagine a scenario in which Reds starters Johnny Cueto and/or Mat Latos are dealt prior to the July 31 trade deadline in 2015, he does not expect either pitcher to be dealt this coming offseason. "...
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