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Callaspo exits with forearm injury after play at plate
MLB.com Updated Aug 7, 2013
A's second baseman Alberto Callaspo exited Wednesday's 6-5 loss to the Reds because of a left forearm contusion and is considered day to day, though he believes he'll be fine for Friday's series opener in Toronto.Share Tweet
Bruce, Miller carry Reds to win with bats, defenseMLB.com Aug 7, 2013It was no surprise Wednesday when Jay Bruce helped spark the Reds with a two-run homer and some stellar defense in the Reds' 6-5 win against the A's. Cincinnati's other star player, though -- Corky Miller -- played only part of five innings and was a li…Share Tweet
Reds rough up Colon in win over AthleticsESPN.com Aug 7, 2013Corky Miller got a chance to play a major league game in front of his sons on Wednesday, and the journeyman catcher made the most of the opportunity.Share TweetMLB.com Aug 7, 2013After spending nearly two months on the disabled list with a flexor mass strain in his right elbow, Reds reliever Jonathan Broxton was activated before Wednesday's game against the A's. For Broxton, his return could not have come soon enough.Share Tweet