Worth noting

Worth noting

• Former Major League closer Lee Smith, who has 478 career saves, visited Baker in the Reds' clubhouse on Wednesday. Baker brought Smith around and introduced him to several players, including relievers J.J. Hoover, Logan Ondrusek and Sam LeCure.

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