Reds send Rookie Davis to Triple-A Louisville


CINCINNATI - It was fun while it lasted. Now comes the work to get back to the majors.

Dixon High School graduate Rookie Davis was sent to Triple-A Louisville by the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday. The news was announced on Twitter.

.@Reds option RHP Rookie Davis to Triple-A Louisville.

-- MLBRosterMoves (@MLBRosterMoves) May 10, 2017

Davis, 24, a rookie right-hander, made the Reds opening-day roster as a starting pitcher. He made five starts in between a stint on the disabled list when he was hit in the arm during a game with the Pittsburgh Pirates.

The No. 16 overall prospect in Major League Baseball, Davis had a 1-2 record and a 7.58 ERA with 15 strikeouts and 13 walks.

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