Mark Reynolds 1B/3B.. MIL 8 Days

Reynolds is out of the lineup Wednesday vs. the Cubs, Andrew Gruman of reports.

Manager Ron Roenicke wanted to keep Jonathan Lucroy's bat in the lineup while giving him a day off behind the plate, so he'll move over to first base and send Reynolds to the bench. Reynolds will likely be Roenicke's first choice if a pinch-hitting situation against a left-hander arises.

Mark Reynolds 1B/3B.. MIL 9 Days

Reynolds picked up one hit Monday afternoon, launching a solo home run.

Reynolds now has 20 bombs for the season and has driven in 41 runs. Batting average remains a struggle for the infielder, as he has just three hits in all of August.

Mark Reynolds 1B/3B.. MIL 15 Days

Reynolds is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Giants.

Reynolds started the last two days and has played regularly over the last couple weeks, but he will open on the bench Wednesday with Jonathan Lucroy taking a break from catching but starting at first base.

Mark Reynolds 1B/3B.. MIL 29 Days

Mark Reynolds slugged two home runs Wednesday in the Brewers' 5-1 defeat of the visiting Reds.

Reynolds' offensive outburst helped Milwaukee to a big three-game sweep of Cincinnati. He hit a two-run bomb in the bottom of the sixth inning and then smacked a solo shot in the bottom of the eighth. The first baseman is batting just .207 this year, but he now has 16 home runs.

Mark Reynolds 1B/3B.. MIL 3 Months

Mark Reynolds smacked a two-run homer and drew a walk in Monday's win over the Twins.

Reynolds is hitting just .208 with a strikeout rate approaching 33 percent, but he already has 13 home runs. It's a tough balance for some fantasy owners to strike, but he has value.

Mark Reynolds 1B/3B.. MIL 3 Months

Mark Reynolds went 2-for-4 with a home run, and he scored the winning run in the 10th inning as the Brewers outlasted the Orioles 7-6 on Tuesday.

In the second inning, Reynolds took Orioles starter Wei-Yin Chen deep for his 12th home run of the season. He also singled in the game, and with Francisco Rodriguez due up next the Orioles walked Reynolds with two outs in the 10th. Yovani Gallardo, pinch hitting for Rodriguez, made the O's pay for the decision, doubling to the left field gap to bring Reynolds home for the winning run. Reynolds has 19 runs scored in 42 games this season.

Mark Reynolds 1B/3B.. MIL 3 Months

Mark Reynolds blasted a pair of home runs on Friday, powering the Brewers to a 9-5 victory over the Marlins in Miami.

Reynolds victimized Marlins starter Tom Koehler with a two-run homer in the fourth inning, then repeated the feat his next time up the following inning. Those were his only two hits in five at-bats on the evening, raising his season slash to .210/.284/.471. He's never been much in the average department, but with 10 long balls and 23 RBI he's certainly providing the run production that the Brewers were hoping for.

Mark Reynolds 1B/3B.. MIL 3 Months

Mark Reynolds went 1-for-4 with a grand slam in Wednesday's win against the Braves.

Reynolds put the Brewers up 4-0 in the first inning with a one-out grand slam against Ervin Santana. Entering the game, Reynolds had only one hit, a single, in 28 plate appearances dating back to May 13. He is slashing .202/.281/.434 with nine home runs and 19 RBI, more or less matching expectations through 146 plate appearances.

Mark Reynolds 1B/3B.. MIL 3 Months

Mark Reynolds had a rough afternoon at the plate in Saturday's loss to the Cubs, going 0-for-4 with three strikeouts.

The rough afternoon now puts Reynolds at .210/.284/.437 for the season with eight homers, 15 RBI and 48 strikeouts in 119 at-bats.

Mark Reynolds 1B/3B.. MIL 3 Months

Mark Reynolds went 2-for-5 with a walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth inning to give the Brewers a 6-5 win over the Yankees on Sunday.

Reynolds keeps finding ways to produce for the surprising Brewers. On Sunday, he singled past a drawn-in infield to bring home Rickie Weeks and give the Brewers the victory. He has hits in 10 of his last 11 games with three home runs and six RBI in that span.