What were Reds players reaction to the Cueto trade?
On Sunday, the Cincinnati Reds traded starting pitcher Johnny Cueto to the Kansas City Royals for three pitching prospects. Many Reds' players went to social media to react to the trade and wish Cueto well.
Reds' second baseman Brandon Phillips tweeted he was sad to see Cueto leave, but it was a pleasure watching him the past few years.
Catcher Brayan Pena tweeted that while he knew it was coming, it's still tough to say goodbye.
We knew this moment was coming but you never know how much it hurt until you say GOOD BYE to one of my best friend ?? pic.twitter.com/Z5QMwrZL7w— Brayan Pena (@cuban2727) July 26, 2015
Pitcher Sam LeCure wished Cueto luck in Kansas City, commenting on Cueto's greatness as well.
And closer Aroldis Chapman wrote Cueto a heartfelt message on Instagram.