Stephenson to Louisville
Reds top prospect and RHP Robert Stephenson has been promoted and will start Friday night for Triple-A Louisville.
Also, Reds LHP Tony Cingrani will begin a rehab assignment.
Cingrani is expected to start the resumption of Thursday night’s suspended game against Columbus, set to resume at 5 p.m. Stephenson is expected to start the regularly scheduled game to begin 30 minutes after the completion of Thursday’s
Stephenson, 22, went 4-7 with a 3.68 ERA in 14 starts while averaging 10.2 strikeouts per nine innings at Double-A Pensacola to start the season. He posted a 2.53 ERA in five June starts.