Villarreal recalled; Smith optioned
The Reds recalled RHP Pedro Villarreal from Triple-A Louisville on Wednesday and optioned RHP Josh Smith back to Louisville.
Smith, who was called up on Monday, did not get into either of the last two games.
Villarreal struggled during his eight games in Spring Training, with a 13.00 ERA. He allowed at least one run in each of his last seven appearances and overall had 17 hits and 13 runs, including three homers given up.
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