From the Reds
The Reds today placed on the 10-day injured list, retroactive to Tuesday, C Curt Casali(right knee sprain);
placed on the 7-day concussion list, retroactive to yesterday, C Kyle Farmer;
placed on the 10-day injured list RHP David Hernandez(right shoulder fatigue);
recalled from Louisville, to replace Casali,IF/OF Josh VanMeter(#17);
recalled from Louisville RHP Lucas Sims(#39);
signed to a 1-year Major League contract through the 2019 season C Ryan Lavarnway(#59);
designated for assignment RHP Jesús Reyes.
6th round pick of Red Sox in 2008 (Yale)
Has appeared in parts of seven ML seasons for: Red Sox, Orioles, Braves, A's, Pirates.
ML career: 146 games, .208-.268-.326-.593.
Won 2007 NCAA batting title at Yale (.467), including a 25-game hit streak.
He holds the Ivy League record for career homers with 33.