• Reliever Jonathan Broxton, who threw eight pitches in one inning Monday in his first game back from August right forearm surgery, has his next outing slated for Friday vs. the Royals.
• On Thursday, the Reds made four Spring Training cuts, with right-handed pitchers Chien-Ming Wang and Drew Hayes, left-handed pitcher Lee Hyde and infielder Argenis Diaz reassigned to Minor League camp. Cincinnati has 38 players in camp.
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