Reds signed INF Angelo Gumbs to a minor league contract.
Major League Baseball suspended Reds OF Juan Duran 80 games for testing positive for Drostanolone, Stanozolol and Nandrolone.
JJ Hoover won his arbitration case against the Reds and will make $1.4 million in 2016.
Reds manager Bryan Price said Sunday that there have been no recent trade discussions regarding Brandon Phillips and the club is preparing to enter the season with him entrenched as the starting second baseman.
Reds signed LHP Jonathan Sanchez to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Keyvius Sampson (elbow) said Thursday that he'll enter spring training at 100 percent.
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.
The Reds are considering a number of options in left field including Jake Cave, Adam Duvall, Yorman Rodriguez, Scott Schleber and Kyle Waldrop.
Billy Hamilton said his injured shoulder still isn't 100 percent.
Devin Mesoraco (hip) indicated that he's participating in catching drills without physical discomfort.
Yankees released INF Angelo Gumbs.
Reds signed INF/OF Alden Carrithers to a minor league contract.
Reds and SS Zack Cozart avoided arbitration by agreeing to a one-year, $2.925 million contract.
JJ Hoover requested $1.4 million and was offered $1.225 million by the Reds when arbitration figures were exchanged Friday.
Reds signed C/INF Jordan Pacheco to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.