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Joey Votto
Reds put Homer Bailey on the disabled list
Reds put Homer Bailey on the disabled list

The Cincinnati Reds put Homer Bailey on the 15-day disabled list because of a strained right elbow and selected the contract of right-hander Dylan Axelrod from triple-A Louisville. Axelrod was set Saturday for his first big league start since September but Cincinnati's game against the Colorado Rockies at Denver was postponed because of a water main break outside Coors Field, where restrooms were not working and there were limited concessions. The game will be made up as part of a split doubleheader Sunday. Cincinnati also transferred first baseman Joey Votto (left knee) to the 60-day DL. He will be eligible to be reinstated Sept. 4. White Sox put Moises Sierra on DL The...