Greater Cincinnati and Reds connections to Major League Baseball's 2021 postseason

Dave Clark
Cincinnati Enquirer

Former Cincinnati Reds and players and coaches who starred at Greater Cincinnati high schools or universities are among those fans can root for - with the Reds watching from home this year - in Major League Baseball's 2021 postseason.

Houston Astros manager Dusty Baker Jr. and shortstop Carlos Correa celebrate their win against the Boston Red Sox in Game 6 of baseball's American League Championship Series Friday, Oct. 22, 2021, in Houston. The Astros won 5-0, to win the ALCS series in game six. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

HOUSTON ASTROS

Manager Dusty Baker

Seasons spent (as manager) with Reds: 2008-13

ATLANTA BRAVES

Outfielder Adam Duvall

Seasons spent with Reds: 2015-18

MLB postseason experience: 2019-20 (Braves)

LOS ANGELES DODGERS

Special assistant to the general manager Ron Roenicke

Seasons spent with Reds: 1988

Latin America Field Coordinator Bruce Chen

Seasons spent (as player) with Reds: 2002

Note: The list does not include players - such as the Dodgers' Justin Turner and the Astros' José Siri - drafted by the Reds but who never appeared in an MLB game for Cincinnati.

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