Brandon Phillips provided the Reds their only hit as they were shut out by the Cubs 7-0 on Tuesday.
Brandon Phillips is not in the Reds' starting lineup on Monday night against the Cubs.
Reds activated 2B Brandon Phillips from the 15-day disabled list.
Brandon Phillips (thumb) went 2-for-3 with a double in his final minor league rehab game for Class-A Dayton on Sunday.
Brandon Phillips (thumb) went 0-for-2 plus a walk in his first minor league rehab game with Triple-A Louisville on Friday.
Brandon Phillips (thumb) will begin a minor league rehab assignment Friday with Triple-A Louisville.
Brandon Phillips (thumb) could begin a rehab assignment at either Triple-A Louisville or Low-A Dayton on Friday.
Brandon Phillips (thumb) took batting practice on Tuesday.
Brandon Phillips (thumb) has been cleared to begin swinging a bat after a visit Thursday with the hand surgeon who performed his operation.
Brandon Phillips (thumb) has begun fielding grounders.
Brandon Phillips (thumb) did some throwing on Monday.
Reds placed 2B Brandon Phillips on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to July 10, with a torn ligament in his left thumb.
Brandon Phillips will undergo left thumb surgery and is expected to miss around six weeks.
Brandon Phillips has been diagnosed with a torn ligament in his left thumb and will undergo surgery.