The Cincinnati Reds have optioned right handed pitcher Josh Smith to Triple-A Louisville and recalled right handed reliever Pedro Villarreal to replace him.
The team placed Smith on the 40-man roster and called him up to give the bullpen another arm for two days, one that they wound up not using, before the required 10 days passed before the team could recall a player on the 40...
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Right handed pitcher Josh Smith and catcher Kyle Skipworth have been called up to the big leagues. Smith will pitch out of the bullpen, somewhere that he hasn’t spent much time since the 2010 season. You can read what to expect from him at this post from earlier in the day.
As reported at 9:30am this morning in the comments section by NC Pat, the Cincinnati Reds have called up Josh Smith.
Smith has been in the system since 2010 when he was drafted in the 21st round as a senior out of Lipscomb. He has a career ERA of 3.62 in the minor leagues, but 2014 was his worst season, posting a 4.70 ERA for Triple-A Louisville.
Smith did not get invited to big...
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