Reds carry 11 pitchers for series vs. Giants

The Cincinnati Reds left right-handed reliever Logan Ondrusek

off the roster for their division series matchup against the San

Francisco Giants.

The Reds announced their roster before Game 1 on Saturday. They

are carrying 11 pitchers for the series, with fifth starter Mike

Leake and Ondrusek being held out.

Ondrusek had the fourth most appearances on the Reds this season

with 63 but struggled late in the year. He had a 4.76 ERA with

eight walks and three homers allowed in 11 1-3 innings since Aug.


Cincinnati also is going with just Ryan Hanigan and Dioner

Navarro at catcher, leaving Devin Mesoraco off the roster.