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Reds Minor Leagues:
Here is how the Reds prospects performed in Friday and Saturday’s games:
Denis Phipps went 1-1 with a double.
Didi Gregorius went 0-1.
Neftali Soto went 0-1.
Donald Lutz went 0-1.
Henry Rodriguez went 1-3 with an RBI and a run.
Kristopher Negron went 0-0 with a walk.
Devin Mesoraco went 0-3.
Daryl Jones went 0-1.
Chris Valaika went 2-3 with 2 RBI.
Zack Cozart went 2-3 with 2 triples, a run and 3 RBI.
Neftali Soto went 1-2.
Daryl Jones went 0-2.
Donald Lutz went 0-1.
Didi Gregorius went 1-1 with a run.
Denis Phipps went 0-1 with a walk and a run.
Henry Rodriguez went 0-1.
Todd Frazier went 0-1 with a walk.
Devin Mesoraco went 1-2 with a walk, RBI and a run.
Andrew Brackman threw a perfect inning of relief.
The first round of cuts are coming at some point today. When they come out, I will update this post.
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