Reds call up OF Tony Renda, RHP Josh Smith

BY foxsports • September 6, 2016

CINCINNATI (AP) The Cincinnati Reds have promoted utility player Tony Renda and right-handed reliever Josh Smith from Triple-A Louisville.

Renda is in his second stint with Cincinnati. He batted .222 in 16 games, including five starts, last month.

Smith also is in his second stint with the Reds this season. He pitched in 21 games with a 2-1 record and 5.19 ERA from May until Aug. 29.

The team announced the moves before Tuesday night's game against the New York Mets.