Reds send trio of young arms against Cardinals

CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 27: Tyler Mahle #30 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in the second inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Great American Ball Park on August 27, 2017 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

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CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 27: Tyler Mahle #30 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in the second inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Great American Ball Park on August 27, 2017 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

With the Reds set to face the rival Cardinals for the next few days, they’ll start three of their brightest young pitchers.

Robert Stephenson, Tyler Mahle and Amir Garrett will give Reds fans a reason to continue watching baseball.

#Reds rotation vs. St. Louis:

🔴 Tuesday:

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🔴 Wednesday:

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🔴 Thursday:

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ExploreSeptember 11, 2017

Luis Castillo, the Reds’ best pitching prospect, is finished for the year due to an innings limit. However, what the Reds see from the other pitchers will play a key role in how they set next year’s rotation.

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