Re: Game Thread For 5/7---Dodgers @ Reds
This was also within the "Reds Notes" I posted on the board earlier this morning:
Pena still down
Wily Mo Pena's return to the lineup remains an enigma wrapped in a mystery, or wrapped inside the wrap he is wearing on his left quadriceps.
"We're calling it a mild strain," said trainer Mark Mann. "He said he felt good (Sunday) in Milwaukee, but he hit a grounder and had to run and he felt a twinge."
Pena remains unavailable for anything but pinch-hitting, "And if he gets on we have to pinch-run for him," said manager Dave Miley.
Pena reports early every day for treatment and said, "When I can return, I don't know. I can't run full, that's the thing. I can jog, but I don't want people to say, 'He doesn't hustle.' When I play I want to play as hard as I can