Reds manager Bryan Price said Wednesday that Joey Votto will likely bat third this season.
The Reds hired Lee Tinsley as assistant hitting coach.
Joey Votto went 0-for-2 before being pulled for Neftali Soto in Sunday's 4-2 loss to the Pirates.
Joey Votto had a pair of singles in Friday's loss to the Pirates.
Joey Votto walked all five times he was up, including once with the bases loaded, Monday against the Mets.
Joey Votto belted a solo homer in the 10th inning on Friday, powering the Reds to a dramatic, come-from-behind 6-5 victory over the Pirates.
Joey Votto went 2-for-3 with a home run, three RBI, and a walk in Saturday's 7-3 win over the Brewers.
Joey Votto reached base in all five plate appearances in a 4-3, 10-inning win over the Dodgers on Saturday.
Joey Votto went 2-for-2 and reached base four times in the Reds' 3-2 win over the Dodgers on Friday.
Joey Votto cannot pinpoint the source of his current struggles.
Joey Votto launched his 21st home run of the year Monday in the Reds' win over the visiting Cardinals.
Joey Votto's sacrifice fly in the 13th inning pushed the Reds to a 3-2 win against the Padres on Sunday.
Joey Votto blasted a three-run homer, accounting for all of the Reds' offense in Friday's loss to the Cardinals.
Joey Votto went 2-for-4 with a double in Sunday's loss to the Dodgers.