by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
Reds sign five to minor league deals
The Reds announced Monday that the team has signed five free agents to minor league contracts, MLB.com reports. Cincinnati signed free agents Justin Freeman, Ray Chang, Jose Diaz, Mike Costanzo and Kris Negron to minor league deals.
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
Reds DFA Justin Freeman
Reds pitcher Justin Freeman was designated for assignment Friday. He allowed two earned runs in one inning of work on April 17 in his only appearance with the team. Freeman allowed one earned run in seven innings with Triple-A Louisville before the move.
by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer
Reds option Justin Freeman to minors
The Reds optioned reliever Justin Freeman to Triple-A Louisville Thursday to clear a roster spot for Tony Cingrani. Freeman allowed two runs on two hits in an inning in his only appearance for the Reds.
by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com
Reds promote Justin Freeman
The Reds promoted pitcher Justin Freeman from Triple-A Louisville Monday to fill the empty roster spot of Johnny Cueto after he was placed on the 15-day disabled list. Freeman sported a 1.80 ERA in his first four appearances with Louisville while racking up six strikeouts.