Reds placed RHP Mike Lincoln on the 15-day disabled list with a strained side.
Reds manager Dusty Baker said that Mike Lincoln has been taken out of consideration for the fifth spot in the rotation.
Mike Lincoln gave up hits to seven of the 11 batters he faced before coming out of Friday's game against the Indians.
Mark Sheldon of MLB.com reports that right-hander Mike Lincoln will get a chance to compete for the No. 5 spot in the starting rotation.
Reds transferred RHP Mike Lincoln to the 60-day disabled list.
Reds RHP Mike Lincoln underwent cervical disc replacement surgery on Monday.
Reds RHP Mike Lincoln will have cervical disc replacement surgery on Monday.
Reds placed RHP Mike Lincoln on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to June 13, with a bulging disc in his neck.
Reds re-signed RHP Mike Lincoln to a two-year, $4 million contract.
The Reds have re-signed free agent Mike Lincoln to a two-year, $4 million contract, according to the Denver Post.
Mike Lincoln became the first pitcher this year to give up back-to-back homers against the Padres when Kevin Kouzmanoff and Khalil Greene took him deep in the seventh inning on Thursday.
Mike Lincoln, who apparently has won a spot in Cincinnati's pen, pitched a scoreless inning Saturday to lower his ERA to 5.25.
Reds signed RHP Mike Lincoln to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
Cardinals non-tendered RHP Mike Lincoln.