Reds All-Star first baseman Joey Votto was positioned on the IL on Sunday forward of the crew’s doubleheader with Detroit.
In response to the Cincinnati Enquirer’s Bobby Nightengale Jr., Votto self-reported COVID-19 signs to the crew’s medical workers on Sunday morning. Votto didn’t take a look at optimistic for the coronavirus, per to multiple reports.
The Reds didn’t disclose a purpose for the transfer. There isn’t a minimal or most variety of days gamers that should spend on the COVID-19-related IL. As a substitute, it is dependent upon the outcomes of a number of coronavirus exams.
Nick Senzel additionally missed three video games after reporting signs, however in contrast to Moustakas and Votto, he was by no means positioned on the IL.
Final Saturday, Reds infielder Matt Davidson examined optimistic for COVID-19, someday after he performed within the crew’s Opening Day recreation. He was positioned on the IL for six days, however in accordance with Nightengale Jr., the optimistic take a look at gave the impression to be a false optimistic. Davidson examined destructive on each take a look at afterward, together with an antibody take a look at.
Votto is batting .259 with two residence runs in seven video games this season.
Pitcher Anthony DeScalfani was activated from the 10-day IL on Sunday within the corresponding roster transfer.
Cincinnati enters Sunday doubleheader with a 2-5 report.