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Michael Lorenzen earned the save Friday against the Dodgers, allowing one run on one hit in one inning. He struck out one.
Lorenzen hit a batter who came around to score on a single. He was still able to preserve the lead and earn the save. Mychal Givens has been nails for the Reds, and Lorenzen likely got the call only because Givens was unavailable.
Michael Lorenzen earned the save Sunday against the Marlins, walking one in one scoreless inning.
Lorenzen has picked up each of the Reds' last two saves, and he may be emerging as the frontrunner in the bullpen. He's yet to allow a run through 13.1 innings this season.
Michael Lorenzen secured the save Saturday against the Marlins, allowing two hits and striking out one in 1.2 innings.
With Mychal Givens presumably receiving the night off, the Reds called on Lorenzen for the save and he got the job done. He has a spotless ERA through 12.1 innings this season with 12 strikeouts.
Michael Lorenzen earned the save Wednesday against the Twins, striking out three and allowing two hits in 1.2 innings.
This was Lorenzen's first save of the season, as he's been used mostly in middle relief since returning from the IL. Lorenzen has pitched 5.2 scoreless innings this season with six strikeouts.
Reds RHP Michael Lorenzen (shoulder) could return from the injured list on Saturday.
Lorenzen is now in Triple-A as part of his minor league rehab assignment. He has been sidelined all year due to a shoulder strain, but a return sounds imminent.