Free-agent pitcher Greg Reynolds has signed a deal with the Seibu Lions in Japan, the Denver Post reports. The second overall pick in the 2006 draft, Reynolds posted a 5.52 ERA, 1.47 WHIP and 13:6 K:BB ratio in 29 1/3 innings with the Reds last season. He fared much better in Triple-A, going 12-3 with a 2.42 ERA, 1.06 WHIP and 97:26 K:BB ratio in 156 1/3 innings over 23 appearances (21 starts).
The Reds outrighted pitcher Greg Reynolds and catcher Corky Miller on Thursday, and both players elected to become free agents. Reynolds made several spot starts for the Reds this past season, and he finished with a 1-3 record and 5.52 ERA over 29 1/3 innings. Miller hit .257 in 17 games.
Reds pitcher Greg Reynolds fell to 1-3 in his team's 4-2 loss to the Pirates Sunday, giving up three earned runs on seven hits and one walk while striking out four in five innings. Reynolds wasn't able to secure a win while filling in for one final start in the regular season. He ends the year with a 5.52 ERA, 1.47 WHIP and 13:6 K:BB ratio in 29 1/3 innings.
Reds pitcher Mat Latos will make the start Wednesday against the Mets, according to the Cincinnati Enquirer. Greg Reynolds was originally listed as Wednesday's starter. Latos is 1-2 with a 4.67 ERA in his last five starts. He is 9-1 with a 2.89 ERA in 13 starts at home.
Reds starter Greg Reynolds returned to the rotation Wednesday in Houston for the first time since Aug. 31 against the Rockies. Reynolds didn't pitch poorly, but was removed from the game before he could qualify for a win. Reynolds took a no-decision as the Reds were leading 3-2 at the time of his departure after just 3 2/3 innings and 65 pitches. He gave up two runs on four hits and two walks with a strikeout. He gave up a Brandon Barnes solo homer in the third. His ERA is at 5.55 on the year. It is not yet known whether or not Reynolds will remain in the rotation going forward for the Reds. He does not currently have his next start scheduled.