by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
David Holmberg among nine Reds sent down to minors
The Reds optioned Dylan Axelrod, Carlos Contreras, Daniel Corcino, Ryan Dennick, and David Holmberg to Triple-A Louisville. Amir Garrett was optioned to Class A Daytona, and Ramon Cabrera, Jon Moscot and Felix Perez were reassigned to minor league camp. 45 players remain active in big-league camp.
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
Reds add Kyle Waldrop, Amir Garrett to 40-man roster
The Reds have added Kyle Waldrop and Amir Garrett to the 40-man roster. Waldrop is a former first round draft pick with the Twins. Garrett posted a 3.64 ERA over 133 1/3 innings at Class A.
by Ed Gauna | CBSSports.com
Amir Garrett chooses baseball over basketball
Reds prospect Amir Garrett tweeted Wednesday he will leave St. Johns University to focus on baseball. The 20-year-old had been playing basketball for the school. Garrett, a 22nd-round pick by Cincinnati in 2011, posted a 4.05 ERA in nine appearances (seven starts) in the minors last season.