Zack Cozart SS CIN 26 Days

Zack Cozart returned to action on Friday July 25.

Zack Cozart SS CIN 29 Days

X-rays on Zack Cozart's index and middle finger came back negative.

Cozart had to exit Tuesday's game versus the Brewers after being hit by a pitch. Consider him day-to-day.

Zack Cozart SS CIN 2 Months

Zack Cozart delivered a two-run single in the top of the 11th Saturday in the Reds' 7-3 win over the Giants.

Cozart's hit up the middle broke a 2-2 tie and opened the floodgates for a five-run inning. It was his second knock of the game, and it gave him four hits and four RBI in the series against the Giants. With a .261 average and nine RBI, he's having his best month of the season in June.

Zack Cozart SS CIN 2 Months

Zack Cozart went 1-for-3 with a double and a run scored in a win over the Phillies on Sunday.

Cozart doubled in his second straight game, coming around to score on Homer Bailey's two-run single. The defense-first shortstop is hitting a paltry .221/.257/.309 on the season.

Zack Cozart SS CIN 3 Months

Zack Cozart belted one of four Reds solo home runs of Wade Miley in Sunday's 4-3 victory over the Diamondbacks.

Cozart's blast was the first of the four and got the Reds on the board in the third inning. He finished the afternoon 2-for-4, but is still hitting a disappointing .225/.266/.313 with two homers and 13 RBI on the year.

Zack Cozart SS CIN 3 Months

Zack Cozart was one of only a handful of Reds who had a respectable night at the plate in Sunday's loss to the Cardinals, going 2-for-3 with a pair of singles.

Cozart collected two of the team's six total hits against Adam Wainwright and company. The 28-year-old has picked up the pace offensively in recent weeks, hitting .372 (16-for-43) in his last 11 contests.

Zack Cozart SS CIN 3 Months

Batting second for the second time this season, Zack Cozart went 3-for-5 with a steal against the Nationals on Wednesday.

Cozart has hit in five straight to raise his average from .203 to .228. Still, he's no one's idea of a No. 2 hitter. Besides the lifetime .284 OBP, today's steal was his first since 2012.

Zack Cozart SS CIN 3 Months

Zack Cozart had three hits and two RBI against the Padres on Thursday to raise his average to .208.

It's the highest his average has been all season. His two RBI today were first since April 22. The Reds have stuck with him because of his defense, but they're hoping his bat ticks up as time goes along.

Zack Cozart SS CIN 4 Months

Zack Cozart went 2-for-4 with a triple and a run scored in Tuesday's win over the Cubs.

Cozart's first triple of the season put him on third base with two outs in the sixth inning, and pinch hitter Chris Heisey drove him in to give the Reds the lead. Cozart also singled in the game. Even with the two-hit night, the shortstop is batting .165 with a .473 OPS on the year.

Zack Cozart SS CIN 4 Months

Zack Cozart went 3-for-5 with a home run and three RBI as the Reds topped the Cubs 8-2 on Sunday.

Cozart hit his first home run of the year, a two-run shot, off Cubs reliever Jose Veras in a three-run seventh inning. He previously swatted an RBI double in the fourth inning, coming around to score on a Homer Bailey single. He's one of the worst-hitting everyday players in baseball, but Cozart still has enough pop to be dangerous on a given day.