Reds skipper Bryan Price said JJ Hoover is unavailable on Wednesday against the Rockies.
Reds manager Bryan Price wouldn't commit to JJ Hoover as his closer after Tuesday's game.
JJ Hoover struggled again Tuesday in a non-save situation, allowing two runs over 2/3 of an inning against the Rockies.
Reds manager Bryan Price said he'll stick with JJ Hoover at closer despite another rough outing Saturday against the Cardinals.
JJ Hoover allowed a two-run home run but was able to close out the Cardinals on Saturday for his first save of the year.
JJ Hoover allowed a go-ahead grand slam to Starling Marte to blow a save and take the loss against the Pirates on Friday.
JJ Hoover struck out one batter over two-thirds of an inning Thursday against the Indians.
Reds manager Bryan Price on Saturday said that "if the season started today, it would definitely be (JJ) Hoover" serving as his closer.
J.J. Hoover struck out two batters over a scoreless inning of relief Friday against the Athletics.
Reds manager Bryan Price said Thursday that JJ Hoover will open the season as the team's closer.
JJ Hoover won his arbitration case against the Reds and will make $1.4 million in 2016.
Reds manager Bryan Price said Thursday that JJ Hoover is "certainly a front-runner" to become the team's closer, but the job won't be handed to him.
JJ Hoover requested $1.4 million and was offered $1.225 million by the Reds when arbitration figures were exchanged Friday.
JJ Hoover got the final three outs of Wednesday's win against the Pirates, recording his first save of the season.