DONALD LUTZ NEWS

Minor League Game Review – 8/19/14

Louisville lost 7-3. Box Score Jason Bourgeois went 3-5 with a double, steal (22) and an RBI. Donald Lutz went 1-4 with a run. Neftali Soto went 1-4 with an RBI. Tucker Barnhart went 2-4. Josh Smith went 1-1 with a double and a run at the plate. Fabio Castillo threw 1.2 shutout innings with a strikeout. Curtis Partch was charged with an unearned run in a hitless inning with a walk...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Prospect Watch: Joel Bender excels from the bullpen

Louisville went into extra innings, but put together a big 11th inning with five runs. After the first two runners reached, Donald Lutz doubled them both in to start the scoring in the inning. He would go 2-5 with a double, triple and four runs batted in on the night. Since coming back from Cincinnati the big German outfielder has been on a tear. It’s been just eight games, but...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 8/18/14

Louisville won 7-2 in 11 innings. Box Score Jason Bourgeois went 2-6 with a run and 2 RBI. Felix Perez went 1-4 with a run and a walk. Thomas Neal went 1-3 with a walk and a run. Donald Lutz went 2-5 with a double, triple, run and 4 RBI. Neftali Soto went 0-0 with a run and 2 walks. Hernan Iribarren went 1-3 at the plate. He also tossed a hitless inning with a walk. Jon Moscot...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 8/17/14

Louisville won 5-4 in 12 innings. Box Score Ruben Gotay went 1-4 with a walk and a steal. Felix Perez went 2-6 with a double and a run. Neftali Soto went 1-5 with a walk. Donald Lutz went 2-6 with a double, RBI and a run. Jake Elmore went 2-4 with an RBI and a run. Ross Perez went 2-5 with a double, RBI and a run. Brett Marshall went 1-2 with a double and 2 RBI at the plate. He...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 8/16/14

Louisville lost 8-2. Box Score Neftali Soto went 2-4 with a run. Donald Lutz went 1-4 with a run. Jake Elmore went 0-2 with an RBI and 2 walks. Bryan Anderson went 1-4 with an RBI. Steve Selsky went 1-1 with a double. Rey Navarro went 1-1 and was hit by a pitch. Nick Christiani threw 2 hitless innings with a walk and a strikeout. Justin Freeman was charged with two unearned runs...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Prospect Watch: Alejandro Chacin extends his scoreless streak

Returning to the minor leagues is never an ideal situation, but Donald Lutz finds himself in it and he’s taking full advantage of it. After going 3-4 last night, he’s now 7-18 since his return with two doubles, a home run, five runs scored, three walks and a stolen base just for good measure. He had only gotten two trips to the plate in the 12 days before going back to Louisville...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 8/14/14

Louisville won 8-5. Box Score Jason Bourgeois went 1-4 with a walk, steal (21) and a run. Thomas Neal went 2-5 with a HR (4) and 3 RBI. Felix Perez went 2-5 with a double. Donald Lutz went 3-4 with a double, walk, steal and 3 runs. Ruben Gotay went 1-3 with 2 walks and a run. Bryan Anderson went 3-4 with a walk, 2 doubles,, 2 runs and an RBI. Jake Elmore went 1-2 with a walk and...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Prospect Watch: Welcome back Donald Lutz

While I am sure that Donald Lutz would prefer to be back in the big leagues, the outfielder made his first start in the minor leagues in just over a month last night against Scranton Wilkes-Barre and he made it count. Lutz had three hits on the night, including a solo home run and he scored twice. In his month in the big leagues he had just four starts, and his start for the Bats...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Minor League Game Review – 8/11/14

Louisville won 8-4. Box Score Jason Bourgeois went 1-4 with an RBI. Felix Perez went 1-4 with a walk, run and an RBI. Neftali Soto went 2-5 with 2 doubles and an RBI. Donald Lutz went 3-5 with a double, 2 runs and a solo HR (11). Jake Elmore went 1-4 with a walk and 2 runs. Juan Silverio went 2-3 with a double and 2 RBI. Curtis Partch threw a hitless inning with 2 walks and a strikeout...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Pena's iffy hamstring force Reds to recall Barnhart

CINCINNATI -- The Reds recalled catcher Tucker Barnhart from Triple-A Louisville Saturday and optioned outfielder Donald Lutz in a move manager Bryan Price said had a two-fold purpose. This will be Barnhart's fourth stint with the Reds. He has made 12 appearances with nine starts previously this season. He began the season on the Opening Day roster because of an oblique injury...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati Reds recall Tucker Barnhart, send Donald Lutz to AAA

Earlier this afternoon the Cincinnati Reds recalled catcher Tucker Barnhart from Louisville and sent outfielder Donald Lutz down to Louisville. In the game last night backup catcher Brayan Pena left with a tight hamstring. Barnhart returns to Cincinnati as insurance for now, but perhaps more if Pena has to go to the disabled list. He’s hit well over his last 15 games, going 14...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds notes: Looking to end bad road streak

CLEVELAND -- Life on the road for a sports team is supposed to be hard. It's been excruciating for the Reds when it comes to playing American League teams this season and in Cleveland the past four seasons. Monday night's 7-1 loss to the Indians was the 10th defeat in a row for the Reds at Progressive Field. It was their sixth loss in as many games on the road against an...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Reds notes: Looking to end bad road streak

CLEVELAND -- Life on the road for a sports team is supposed to be hard. It's been excruciating for the Reds when it comes to playing American League teams this season and in Cleveland the past four seasons. Monday night's 7-1 loss to the Indians was the 10th defeat in a row for the Reds at Progressive Field. It was their sixth loss in as many games on the road against an...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
14 days ago  |  Discuss

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...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 11, 2014  |  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...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
July 11, 2014  |  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...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
July 11, 2014  |  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...
Via Reds Minor Leagues
July 10, 2014  |  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...
Via Redlegs Review
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...
Via isportsweb.com
May 31, 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...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
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.
Via Reds Minor Leagues
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.
Via Reds Minor Leagues
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.
Via Reds Minor Leagues
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?
Via Reds Minor Leagues
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...
Via Redlegs Review
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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