Reds Injury Update: Skip Schumaker to concussion DL

The injury bug has bitten the Cincinnati Reds yet again. This time, it is infielder/outfielder Skip Schumaker. The Reds' media relations department announced Friday afternoon that the Reds have placed Schumaker on the seven-day concussion list and called up utility man Donald Lutz to fill in the roster spot.The #Reds have placed OF/IF Skip Schumaker on the 7-day Concussion...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds place Schumaker on DL with concussion, recall Lutz

CINCINNATI -- Add Skip Schumaker to the Reds' list of injured players. The Reds placed the utility player on the seven-day concussion disabled list prior to Friday night's game against Pittsburgh at Great American Ball Park. Outfielder Donald Lutz was recalled from Triple-A Louisville to take Schumaker's place. The Reds earlier on Friday placed second baseman Brandon...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 7/10/14

Louisville lost 8-4. Box Score Ruben Gotay went 2-4 with a solo HR (15). Felix Perez went 1-4 with a run. Donald Lutz went 2-4 with a HR (10), steal, 2 RBI and 2 runs. Hernan Iribarren went 1-3 with a double and an RBI. Josh smith allowed 3 runs in 7 innings with 2 walks and 4 strikeouts. Elvin Ramirez threw a shutout inning with a strikeout. Game Notes Donald Lutz got the scoring...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 7/9/14

Louisville lost 3-1. Box Score Neftali Soto went 2-4 with a double and a run. Thomas Neal went 2-4 with an RBI. Donald Lutz went 1-3 and was hit by a pitch. Steve Selsky went 1-3. Kristopher Negron went 2-4 with a double. Felix Perez went 1-1 as a pinch hitter. Pedro Villarreal allowed a run in 4 innings with a walk and 5 strikeouts. Ryan Rowland-Smith threw 2.1 shutout innings...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Joey Votto activated from the disabled list

For the first time since May 15, Joey Votto will be in the Cincinnati Reds starting lineup when the club takes the field for battle.This is because the 30-year-old was activated from the disabled list prior to Tuesday's home tilt against the Dodgers. Donald Lutz was optioned to Triple-A Louisville in order to make room for Votto on the 25-man roster.The return of Votto is a much...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds: Three prospects that can make an impact this year

The Cincinnati Reds have had their battles with injury this year, thus letting many of their top prospects get some major league playing time in early on in the season. We’ve seen many bullpen pitchers bounce around between the big league club and the Triple-A Louisville Bats, along with a few infielders. Here are the top three prospects that have the best chance of not only making...
May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Eight Reds-Diamondbacks questions: Are you fooled?

Here are some of the story lines that we'll be following during tonight's broadcast and on CAN REDS BUILD ON THE WIN?: The Reds will try to win consecutive road games for the first time in a month. Reds have gone 4-14 on the road since their three straight wins in Pittsburgh in April, but they are 13-5 vs. the D-Backs at Chase Field... the best record of...
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May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds option Soto, call up Lutz

The Reds have optioned infielder Neftali Soto to Triple-A Louisville and recalled infielder-outfielder Donald Lutz. The 25-year-old Lutz started the season in Double-A with Pensacola, where he was batting .360, hit six home runs and drove in 16 runners in 23 games. Since being promoted to Louisville last week, Lutz has a .200 batting average, a home run and three RBI. Lutz appeared...
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May 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 5/20/14

Donald Lutz hit a go-ahead 3-run homer for Louisville in a win on Tuesday afternoon.
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 5/14/14

Donald Lutz homered and stole a base in the Pensacola Blue Wahoos win on Wednesday night.
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May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Wednesday afternoon news and notes

An interview with Travis Mattair, another interview with Donald Lutz and other notes from the system for Wednesday afternoon.
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

What has gotten into Donald Lutz?

Donald Lutz is off to an incredible start for the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. What is he doing differently this season?
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Reds prospect Donald Lutz hit for the cycle

Prospect Donald Lutz could not be stopped Monday night .Seen in the video above is the German-born slugger ripping a triple against Double-A Jacksonville to record the third cycle of his career. After lining out in his first at-bat, Lutz doubled in the second inning and then again in the fourth. In the eighth, Lutz led off the inning with a solo home run over the right field wall...
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 4/21/14

Donald Lutz hit for the cycle plus some in a Pensacola Blue Wahoos 17-run blowout win.
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April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 4/13/14

Donald Lutz hit two home runs in a Pensacola Blue Wahoos win on Sunday afternoon.
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April 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds make spring roster cuts

The Reds trimmed their spring training roster Tuesday as RHP Carlos Contreras, RHP Daniel Corcino, LHP David Holmberg, OF Ryan LaMarre, OF Donald Lutz and RHP Chad Rogers were optioned to Louisville, the club's Triple-A affiliate. Sent to Double-A Pensacola were OF Juan Duran, LHP Ismael Guillon and OF Yorman Rodriguez. Six players were reassigned to minor league camp: RHP Tim...
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March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Weekend spring training games review

Donald Lutz had a big game on Sunday afternoon in a blowout Reds win.
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March 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Game Review: 2/26/14

Donald Lutz smacked a triple and drove in two runs in the first spring game of the year for the Reds.
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February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Reds youngsters enjoy 2 Chainz concert in Phoenix

Ever wonder what players do in their spare time during Spring Training when they're not honing their baseball skills? Reds outfielders Billy Hamilton and Donald Lutz gave us a little glimpse into their extracurricular activities last night via Twitter.Going to see @2chainz tonite in Phoenix #letsgetit— billy hamilton (@b_ham_3) February 24, 2014#2chainz about to turn up!
Via Redlegs Review
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Monday news and notes

Donald Lutz had a nice weekend in the Mexican Winter League.
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November 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds Winter League Updates

Donald Lutz is off to a big start in Mexico this winter.
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November 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Thursday news and notes

Donald Lutz is off to a quick start in winter ball and other notes for Thursday afternoon.
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November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 9/1/13

Donald Lutz had three hits in a Pensacola Blue Wahoos win on Sunday.
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September 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds Arizona Fall League discussion

Could Donald Lutz find himself in the Arizona Fall League again in 2013?
Via Reds Minor Leagues
August 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Thursday news and notes

Donald Lutz made a very catch last night for Pensacola to end an inning.
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August 08, 2013  |  Discuss
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