Worth noting

• The Reds released left-handed reliever Ryan Rowland-Smith from their Triple-A Louisville roster on Saturday. Rowland-Smith, who was signed to a Minor League contract on June 30, had a 4.20 ERA in 12 appearances this season for Louisville.

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