Jocketty downplays deal speculation
Hernandez, Rhodes could bolster team's depth
LAS VEGAS -- When it comes to trade talks at the Winter Meetings, general managers try to say as little as possible. You almost have to study facial expressions just to gauge any shreds of accuracy.A rumor began circulating during Monday's Winter Meetings that the Reds are discussing a trade that would send utility man Ryan Freel to the Orioles for veteran catcher Ramon Hernandez.
Mark Sheldon is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.