Worth noting

• On Friday morning, the Reds re-assigned pitcher Armando Galarraga to the Minor League camp. Galarraga was 1-0 with a 3.38 ERA in four games, including one start, with one walk and six strikeouts in eight innings.

In a Minor League game for Class A Bakersfield, Hoover pitched one inning and struck out two batters.

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