Michael Lorenzen pitched six effective innings to pick up his first major league win as the Reds defeated the Pirates 7-1 on Tuesday.
Todd Frazier hit is National League-leading ninth home run on Tuesday as the Reds earned a win over the Pirates.
Marlon Byrd helped the Reds defeat the Pirates on Tuesday, doubling and homering to knock in four runs.
According to John Fay of the Cincinnati Enquirer, Devin Mesoraco still hasn't tried squatting and is trying to avoid surgery for his left hip impingement.
Zack Cozart (wrist) is available off the bench for Tuesday night's game against the Pirates.
Reds pitching prospect Josh Smith earned eight strikeouts Sunday in a win for Double-A Pensacola.
Reds released RHP Chris Carpenter.
Devin Mesoraco (hip) was retired as a pinch-hitter in the Reds' loss to the Braves on Sunday.
Johnny Cueto fell to 2-3 on the season after yielding five runs in six innings to the Braves on Sunday.
X-rays on Zack Cozart's right index finger came back negative.
Zack Cozart exited Sunday's game versus the Braves with a finger injury.
Marlon Byrd is absent from the Reds' lineup Sunday.
Billy Hamilton is not in the Reds' lineup Sunday.
Zach Cozart homered and singled twice against the Braves on Saturday, finishing 3-for-5 with two RBI and two runs scored.
Jason Marquis earned his third win of the season on Saturday, as he held the Braves to three runs (two earned) over 6 1/3 innings.