The Cincinnati Reds have not had any discussions with ace Johnny Cueto about a contract extension, according to FOX Sports' Jon Morosi:
For Johnny Cueto, there has been no extension dialogue with Reds since Opening Day. He will become a free agent after this year.— Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) May 4, 2015
As Morosi notes, Cueto's contract is up at the end of this season and he looks to be interested in testing the free agent market. If the Reds lose Cueto, it could force them to get creative in finding pitching or go with a lot of youth in their rotation for 2016, especially with Homer Bailey likely still recovering from Tommy John surgery to start the season.
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