CINCINNATI, OH - JUNE 30: Michael Lorenzen #21 of the Cincinnati Reds hits a grand slam home run while pinch hitting in the seventh inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Great American Ball Park on June 30, 2018 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Reds Lorenzen to pitch, hit, field in today’s game vs. Indians

Lorenzen will pitch and inning, then stay in the game to play center field for two innings, manager David Bell said.

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“It is part of the plan we put in place for him,” Bell said. “We want to see him get one or two at bats. I’m excited for him. It is so unique.”

Lorenzen hit .290 with four home runs and 10 RBIs last season in limited plate appearances (34).

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