by Jack Moore | CBSSports.com
Reds release Mark Prior
The Reds have released Mark Prior from their Triple-A Louisville affiliate, CBSSports.com's Danny Knobler reports Friday. Prior had a 4.66 ERA in 9 2/3 innings for Louisville.
by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com
Prior lands deal with Cincinnati
The Reds signed pitcher Mark Prior to a minor-league contract Friday, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports. Prior, who has not appeared in a game at the major-league level since 2006, will be reunited with manager Dusty Baker. Prior was with the Cubs when Baker was manager from 2003-06.