Dodgers signed RHP Joe Mays to a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
Reds announced that RHP Joe Mays, RHP Sun-Woo Kim, LHP Chris Michalak, OF Andy Abad, C Dane Sardinha and OF Dewayne Wise have opted for free agency.
Joe Mays has accepted an assignment to Triple-A.
Reds designated RHP Joe Mays for assignment.
Joe Mays is listed as the probable starter for Saturday's game in Milwaukee, but the Reds will likely waive him on Wednesday to create room on the roster for David Ross.
Joe Mays was pounded for eight runs and 11 hits in five innings by the Indians on Saturday.
Although he pitched well Wednesday, Joe Mays won't make his next start for the Reds until July 1.
Joe Mays wasn't involved in the decision in his first start for the Reds. He allowed two runs and eight hits in six innings on Wednesday.
Joe Mays will take Brandon Claussen's spot in the rotation.
After Brandon Claussen was lit up on Friday, Reds manager Jerry Narron hinted that Joe Mays could be moved into the club's rotation.
Reds purchased the contract of RHP Joe Mays from Triple-A Louisville.
The Reds are planning on calling up Joe Mays and sending down Justin Germano prior to Tuesday's game.
Reds signed RHP Joe Mays to a minor league contract.
Royals released RHP Joe Mays.