DONALD LUTZ NEWS

Donald Lutz has Tommy John surgery – out for the season

Jamie Ramsey had this news tucked in under the Homer Bailey is also getting Tommy John surgery news at his blog. in other medical news, minor league IF/OF Donald Lutz this morning had season-ending reconstructive UCL surgery It’s never good news to wind up losing nearly an entire season to injury, but it’s even more complicated for Lutz, who is in his last option year and really...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds Minor League Game Review – 4/24/15

Louisville  lost 11-7. Box Score Irving Falu went 1-3 with a double, walk, run and 2RBI. Irving Falu went 1-4 with a walk and a run. Donald Lutz went 2-4 with a walk and an RBI. Josh Satin went 1-2 with a walk, run and an RBI. Steve Selsky went 2-4 with 2 RBI. Ramon Cabrera went 2-4 with a run. Ryan LaMarre went 1-3 with a walk and a run. Game Review The game got out to a strong...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds Minor League Game Review – 4/23/15

Louisville lost 11-1. Box Score Eugenio Suarez went 1-4 with a double and a run. Ivan De Jesus went 1-4 with a double. Donald Lutz went 1-4 with a double. Irving Falu went 1-3. Game Notes The pitching staff had a rough say as all three pitchers struggled, giving up a combined 11 runs. The offense struggled as well. They combined for just five hits and a walk, pushing one run across...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds Minor League Game Review – 4/21/15

Louisville lost 13-8. Box Score Josh Satin went 1-4 with a run. Donald Lutz went 2-4 with a walk, RBI and 2 runs. Yorman Rodriguez went 2-4 with a double, 2 runs and 2 RBI. Kyle Skipworth went 0-2 with 2 walks and a run. Irving Falu went 2-2 with a walk, triple and 3 RBI. Jose De La Torre threw 1.2 hitless innings with 3 walks and 2 strikeouts. Donovan Hand threw a shutout inning...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds Minor League Game Review – 4/18/15

Louisville won 7-6. Box Score Eugenio Suarez went 1-4 with a walk and 2 runs. Ivan De Jesus went 2-5 with a run and a steal. Dan Johnson went 0-2 with 2 walks and 2 runs. Chris Dominguez went 1-5 with a grand slam (1) and 5 RBI. Donald Lutz went 1-4 with a walk and an RBI. Irving Falu went 2-5 with an RBI. Josh Satin walked and a run as a pinch hitter. Sam LeCure threw 2.2 perfect...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds Minor League Game Review – 4/12/15

Louisville lost 6-3. Box Score Irving Falu went 1-4 with an RBI. Eugenio Suarez went 1-4 with a double. Donald Lutz went 1-4 with a double. Josh Satin went 1-4 with a solo home run (1). Dan Johnson went 1-3 with a walk. Steve Selsky went 1-3 with a run and was hit by a pitch. Ivan De Jesus went 2-4 with a double and a run. Homer Bailey (rehab) allowed 3 earned (4 total) in 5.2...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds Minor League Game Review – 4/10/15

Louisville lost 7-6. Box Score Donald Lutz went 1-4 with a double, walk and a run. Josh Satin went 2-5 with 2 doubles, a run and an RBI. Steve Selsky went 2-4 with a triple, home run (1) and 4 RBI. Ivan De Jesus Jr. went 2-3 with a double, walk and a run. Dylan Axelrod allowed 1 earned (3 total) in 6 innings with 2 walks and 3 strikeouts. Game Notes After opening night going about...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Some of the Pensacola and Louisville roster assignments

While we have only received the roster for the Daytona Tortugas, spring training officially came to an end earlier this afternoon for the minor leaguers and several of them have tweeted out their assignments. Here’s what we know so far: Last day of Spring training! Good luck to everyone. @Reds @BlueWahoosBBall — Sean Buckley (@seanbuckley08) April 4, 2015 last day of camp...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
April 04, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Roster Projection: The Louisville Bats

For today and tomorrow I will be posting my roster projections for all of the full season teams. A few notes about the projections: These are just my guesses – I don’t have any insider information on who will wind up where. I am only projecting the starting pitchers and the starting eight position players along with a DH. Nearly every team will have something like 11 regulars...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds send five players to minors

The Cincinnati Reds made several more roster moves this afternoon as they continued their spring training roster trim. After trading away Neftali Soto earlier in the day for cash from the White Sox, the Reds also announced that they have released left handed reliever Jose Mijares. Mijares last pitched in 2013 when he was with the San Francisco Giants. He did not play in 2014 after...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

3/12/15 Reds spring training game recap

The Cincinnati Reds beat the Arizona Diamondbacks in spring training, 12-4 on Thursday afternoon out in Arizona. The offense was humming as they pounded out 19 hits. The pitching was strong, allowing just one earned run in the game. Here are the highlights from the minor leaguers: Jason Bourgeois went 2-4 with 2 runs. Kyle Waldrop went 1-2 with an RBI. Brennan Boesch went 2-4 with...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
March 12, 2015  |  Discuss

3/8/15 Reds Spring Training Game Review

The minor leaguers had themselves a good day as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Seattle Mariners 10-1 on Sunday afternoon. Let’s take a look at some of the highlights: Irving Falu went 1-1 with a walk and 2 runs. Yorman Rodriguez went 2-2 with 2 doubles and a run. Felix Perez went 1-1 with a walk, double, RBI and a run. Donald Lutz went 1-2 with a 2-run homer. Eugenio Suarez went...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Which Reds prospects to watch for on Sunday afternoon

The Cincinnati Reds are back in action on Sunday afternoon as they take on the Seattle Mariners. In the starting lineup there are a few minor leaguers. Chris Dominguez is getting the start as the designated hitter, Donald Lutz is starting at first base, Juan Duran is starting in left field and Tucker Barnhart is behind the plate. On the mound, Jason Marquis is making his second...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
March 08, 2015  |  Discuss

3/6/15 Reds Spring Training Game Recap

The Cincinnati Reds got back to the .500 mark in Cactus League play by beating the Cubs 5-2 on Friday afternoon. There weren’t many minor leaguers in the starting line up but plenty of them got into the game as things moved on. Here are the highlights from the minor leaguers: Brennan Boesch went 1-2 with a home run and 3 RBI. Juan Duran went 1-2 with a run. Chris Dominguez went...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Which prospects to watch for on Friday for the Reds

The starting lineup on Friday for the Reds only has two minor leaguers in it. Chris Dominguez is getting the start at first base and Tucker Barnhart is starting at catcher. Dominguez has gotten off to a good start at the plate, going 3-4 with two doubles so far. Barnhart has yet to notch a hit this spring, but he’s only had four plate appearances and was hit by a pitch in one...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
March 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Reds not falling into an old trap

John Fay had an article this morning in the Enquirer going over some things from Cincinnati Reds spring training. In it he notes that the veteran signings for the bullpen is going to keep top prospect starting pitchers out of the bullpen. Every team does it,” Price said. “Sometimes, you’re forced to use your younger, less-prepared players. We talked a lot about Donald Lutz...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
February 25, 2015  |  Discuss

What’s in store for Donald Lutz in 2015?

Donald Lutz has spent parts of the last two seasons riding the Cincinnati Reds bench as an injury fill in. He’s managed 113 plate appearances over the two seasons and has struggled, hitting just .211/.239/.284 with four walks and 33 strikeouts. The results haven’t been good. In fact, they’ve been quite bad. At the same time it must be noted that despite making it into 62 games...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
February 13, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Minor League Preview: Cincinnati Reds

Organizational Talent Rankings via Baseball America 2014 (17) | 2013 (15) | 2012 (7) | 2011 (6) | 2010 (17) 2013 Affiliate Records MLB: [76-86] NL Central AAA: [68-75] International League - Louisville AA: [60-80] Southern League - Pensacola A+: [78-62] California League - Bakersfield (2015: Daytona) A: [68-70] Midwest League - Dayton Graduated Prospects Billy Hamilton, OF | Donald...
Via Razzball
January 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Which Reds prospect has the best opposite field power?

One of the things that I include in the Prospect Guide each year is spray charts that include the average, slugging percentage and isolated power to each part of the field for hitters that wind up in the Top 40. What those numbers are to the outfield spots are really the only ones that are important. While a few players did double on balls to the shortstop or second baseman (pop...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Which Reds prospect has the best pull power?

One of the things that I include in the Prospect Guide each year is spray charts that include the average, slugging percentage and isolated power to each part of the field for hitters that wind up in the Top 40. What those numbers are to the outfield spots are really the only ones that are important. While a few players did double on balls to the shortstop or second baseman (pop...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
December 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Winter Meetings Preview: Cincinnati Reds

With the Winter Meetings upon us, the speculation for all 30 ball clubs has begun. From the speculation of where Jon Lester will sign to the speculation of whether or not the Boston Red Sox will continue to make moves, fans and general managers alike begin to wonder what the future will look like. The Cincinnati Reds have some big question marks and speculation beginning as the Winter...
Via Baseball Essential
December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Updated Redsfest minor league appearance list

Redsfest is coming up on us all very quickly. Starting on Friday at 3pm the doors will open to Redsfest and for two days at least, I won’t miss baseball quite as much. It’s a great event that is put on every year by the Reds to help support the Reds Community Fund. Current, future and past Cincinnati Reds players are in attendance for photos, autographs and most wind up being...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
December 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Sebastian Elizalde, Donald Lutz and Marquez Smith crushing the ball in Mexico

Earlier today we looked all of the way around the world to Australia to talk about Jake Turnbull. This afternoon we are still looking to the south, but not nearly as much by checking in on Sebastian Elizalde, Donald Lutz and Marquez Smith who are playing winter ball in Mexico. Sebastian Elizalde is playing with Naranjeros de Hermosillo. He’s hitting .323/.371/.511 in 133 at-bats...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
November 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds Winter League Updates

All of the winter leagues are now at least two weeks in and the Arizona Fall League is actually over for the Cincinnati Reds host team (the championship game is later tonight on MLB.com or MLB Network if you are itching for some baseball to watch). Here’s a quick statistical update on those playing winter ball. Hitters League AB  2B  3B  HR  RBI  BB  K SB  AVG  OBP  SLG ...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Lutz is on fire in the Mexican Winter League

With the last week being spent mostly on the Top 25 Prospect List there wasn’t a lot of coverage from elsewhere in the system. Today we will get back to the normal coverage of things and we will pick up by looking at Donald Lutz and his ripping the cover off of the ball down in Mexico. On the season the big left hander is hitting .317/.382/.573 with nine doubles and four home...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss
Reds News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Making sense of the AL East pile-up

Chris Bosh on blood clot diagnosis: ‘I’m lucky to be alive’

Projecting the All-Star Game rosters

Eagles coach Chip Kelly made a mess at quarterback

Tiger hasn't slept in three days since Lindsey Vonn breakup

2015 NBA Draft big board, first edition

Eliminate Hack-A-Player: Don't reward violating sports rules

No easy solution to the problem of early NFL draft entrants

What’s next for the Spurs?

Cauley-Stein changes middle name to 'Trill'

NFL has Los Angeles Rams webpage

10 undrafted free agents to watch

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.