Johnny Cueto News Archive
Cueto (personal) gave up two earned runs on five hits, with no walks and four strikeouts over five innings, in a minor league game against the Dodgers on Friday. "I thought I was going to be a little wild and stuff like that, but no, everything felt pretty good," Cueto told MLB.com. "I was trying to throw the ball down and I was effective. So I was very pleased with my start."
Cueto (personal) will start Friday's game against the Dodgers' minor league team, C. Trent Rosecrans of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.
Cueto (personal) returned to Reds camp Thursday morning, MLB.com reports.
Cueto (personal) is expected to rejoin the team Wednesday night, the Cincinnati Enquirer's John Fay reports.
Cueto (personal) doesn't yet have a projected return date. Michael Lorenzen will start in Cueto's place Thursday.
Cueto left Reds camp Friday and returned home to the Dominican Republic because of a personal issue, MLB.com reports. "[Cueto] is physically fine," manager Bryan Price said. "There are some issues with a family member, some health issues, that he's tending to."
Cueto allowed just one hit, a two-run homer, and three walks in four innings on Sunday against the Cubs.