PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto had surgical procedure Friday to restore his left rotator cuff and bicep.
The crew mentioned Votto ought to be capable of take part in spring coaching and be prepared for the 2023 season.
Votto was positioned on the 60-day injured listing earlier than Cincinnati opened a three-game set at Pittsburgh. Infielder Mike Moustakas was activated from the injured listing, and infielder Donovan Solano was transferred from the paternity listing to the restricted listing.
Moustakas had been sidelined by a left calf pressure. He was in beginning lineup in opposition to the Pirates, batting fourth and subbing for Votto at first.
Votto, who turns 39 subsequent month, mentioned Wednesday he acquired damage when he acquired snarled with a baserunner in 2015. He performed by the damage, however it has gotten worse this yr.
Votto, a six-time All-Star and 2010 NL MVP, hit simply .205 this season with 11 homers and 41 RBIs. He has one yr left on his contract that features a membership choice for 2024.
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