From Lance McAlister’s blog:
Today the Reds optioned to Class AAA Louisville RHP Sam LeCure, LHP Matt Maloney
and RHP Robert Manuel; optioned to Class AA Carolina 3B Juan Francisco;
reassigned to minor league camp RHP James Avery, IF/OF Wes Bankston, 1B Kevin
Barker, IF Luis Bolivar, LHP Ben Jukich, C Chris Kroski, LHP Adam Pettyjohn and
RHP Jordan Smith…44 players remain in camp.