He didn't end up playing in the All-Star Game.
Mesoraco is arbitration eligible for the first time at age 26 and filed for $3.6 million, while the Reds countered at $2.45 million.
Remember, the club opted not to amnesty his contract last June.
If it was a human it would've almost made it to the first grade. But now it is dead, aged just short of six years.