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  • Chapman pleased with execution in BP session

    He was pitching from behind a screen and facing hitters wearing the same Reds uniform, but Wednesday remained a significant benchmark for closer Aroldis Chapman.

  • Schumaker set for action at spring complex

    eds infielder/outfielder Skip Schumaker is scheduled to travel to Goodyear, Ariz., on Thursday to begin playing in extended spring games at the team's complex. He dislocated his left shoulder during a March 21 exhibition game.

  • Frazier's bat heating up after rough stretch

    Todd Frazier, who has started all 21 of the Reds' games at third base this season, is swinging a hot bat after going through an 0-for-13 skid.

  • Batting Votto second sound decision by Reds

    Joey Votto was moved to the No. 2 spot of the Reds' lineup on April 12 -- an overdue move that gets one of baseball's best pure hitters more at-bats while helping to offset some of the top-of-the-lineup uncertainty that comes with the rookie Billy Hamilton in the leadoff role. And by the way: It's working. Or at least, it seems to be.

  • Prospect Lively turns in another impressive start

    Another start, another dominant performance for right-hander Ben Lively. The Reds' No. 13 prospect struck out 10 batters in six scoreless innings Tuesday and Class A Advanced Bakersfield defeated Modesto, 4-0.