RHP Ross Ohlendorf has agreed to terms on a 1-year Major League contract through the 2016 season…on 2/22 he was signed by KC to a minor league contract and in 8 spring training relief apps for the Royals went 0-1, 6.00 before he was released on Wednesday (9ip, 9h, 6er, 3bb, 10k, 3hr)…he will wear uniform number 27.
The Reds are splitting up their squads this afternoon. In Glendale, they’ll battle the pale hose at 3:05pm ET. Here’s that lineup and travel roster:
In Goodyear at 4:05pm ET, the Reds host the Indians of Cleveland. Here’s the lineup and game roster for that tilt:
I’ll be in Glendale tweeting and keeping score for the Big Road Machine (@jamieblog).
Have a great Saturday, everyone! Opening Day is right around the corner!
Expect good news,
The Cincinnati Reds traveling baseball team defeated the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday afternoon at Maryvale Baseball Park by a score of 7-6.
With the victory, the Redlegs evened their Cactus League record to 9-9-1.
RHP Anthony DeSclafani started on the mound for Cincinnati and struck out 7 over 4.2 innings (6h, 4r/4er, 1bb, 1hr).
The Reds dented the dish 7 times on 11 hits. 3B Adam Duvall went 3-for-3 with a 2-run homer (#2). Duvall is batting .333 this Spring. 2B Jose Peraza singled and scored 2 runs.
1B Joey Votto, who just before game time was wearing a blank jersey, donned his familiar #19 in time for first pitch.
Here are some photos from this afternoon….