Phillip Ervin is swinging a bat that's been hotter than the sun over the last handful of days. Is it time to try to find him more at-bats for the Reds?
Cincinnati Reds outfielder Phillip Ervin had 6 hits in last nights win over Colorado. It was just a part of a big record setting night for Cincinnati.
The Cincinnati Reds have recalled Phillip Ervin from Triple-A Louisville and placed left-handed reliever Wandy Peralta on the 10-day injured list.
The Reds scored three runs in the first inning, and it was more that enough for Sonny Gray and the Reds bullpen. Gray pitched six shutout innings, striking out a season high nine batters. The Reds bullpen did their job like they have done all season and held on to a 3-0 victory.
The Cincinnati Reds will call up outfielder Phillip Ervin for the weekend series against St. Louis, and updates on outfielder Nick Senzel.
With a combination of versatility and speed, Phillip Ervin might have a chance to be on the Cincinnati Reds Opening Day roster in 2019.