Rangers released OF Ryan Ludwick.
Ryan Ludwick has been told he will not make the Rangers' Opening Day roster.
Rangers signed OF Ryan Ludwick to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Reds declined OF Ryan Ludwick's $9 million option for 2015.
Ryan Ludwick went 2-for-4 with a two-run double against the Cardinals on Tuesday.
Ryan Ludwick blasted his eighth home run of the season, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Rockies in the nightcap of Sunday's doubleheader against the Rockies.
Ryan Ludwick finished 3-for-4 with an RBI double and a solo home run in Thursday's loss to the Rockies.
Ryan Ludwick went 1-for-4 with a two-run double against the Marlins on Friday.
Ryan Ludwick proved to be the difference, driving in the go-ahead run with a single in the eighth inning as the Reds went on to defeat the Marlins on Thursday.
According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Reds are telling teams Ryan Ludwick is available.
Ryan Ludwick is not in the Reds starting lineup for Saturday's game against the Yankees.
Ryan Ludwick went 3-for-6 with a solo homer and two RBI against the Cubs on Thursday.
Ryan Ludwick went 1-for-3 with a two-RBI single in Saturday's win over the Blue Jays.
Ryan Ludwick was scratched from the Reds' starting lineup on Thursday due to back tightness.