Worth noting

• Reds hitters entered Saturday's game hitting .235 (32-for-136) with 19 runs scored in the first four games of their road trip.

• Reds relievers are 1-1 on their current road swing entering Saturday's game with a 4.50 ERA. Starters are 0-2 with a 6.65 ERA.

George Von Benko is a contributor to MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.