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Ludwick is out of the lineup for Game 1 of Sunday's doubleheader.

Ludwick has made three straight starts for the Reds in left field, but will give way to Chris Heisey in Sunday afternoon. It seems likely Ludwick will be back in action for the night cap, especially with southpaw Yohan Flande scheduled to take the hill for the Rockies in Game 2.

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Ludwick is in the lineup Wednesday after Jay Bruce was scratched with an illness.

Ludwick will start in left field and bat sixth for the Reds on Wednesday. The unscheduled start will be only his fourth start in the past seven games. His playing time will likely continue in this manner unless he starts hitting.

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Ludwick is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Red Sox.

Ludwick will sit out for the second straight day and for the third time in the last five games. Expect Ludwick's playing time to remain sporadic unless he gets hot with the bat.

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Ludwick is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Indians.

Ludwick recorded two hits Tuesday and scored a run, but will take the day off Wednesday for what looks to be the norm now in the Reds' outfield. Chris Heisey will start in left field and bat sixth in his place.

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Ludwick is out of the lineup Monday against the Indians.

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According to Bob Nightengale of USA Today, the Reds are telling teams Ryan Ludwick is available.

Ludwick may be an option for teams that miss out on a more impactful bat like Marlon Byrd. The 36-year-old Ludwick is hitting .261/.326/.394 with six home runs this season, and he has a $9 million mutual option with a $4.5 million buyout for 2015.

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Ryan Ludwick is not in the Reds starting lineup for Saturday's game against the Yankees.

It's just a routine day off for the veteran slugger who is hitting .265/.324/.400 with six homers and 26 RBI on the year. Chris Heisey will draw the start in his place in left field and hit seventh against Brandon McCarthy.

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Ryan Ludwick went 3-for-6 with a solo homer and two RBI against the Cubs on Thursday.

The homer was Ludwick's first in a month. He's been a part-time player of late, but not all that bad of one. Interestingly, he's hitting .383 and slugging .568 in 81 at-bats in day games this year, compared to .191 with a .301 slugging percentage in 136 at-bats in night games.

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Ryan Ludwick returned to action on Saturday June 21.

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Ryan Ludwick was scratched from the Reds' starting lineup on Thursday due to back tightness.

The veteran is considered day-to-day. Chris Heisey will get the start in left field against the Pirates.