Billy Hamilton, Brandon Phillips hurt

Updated: July 10, 2014, 1:04 PM ET
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CINCINNATI -- The Cincinnati Reds, shorthanded after injuries to center fielder Billy Hamilton and second baseman Brandon Phillips, promoted infielder Kris Negron from Triple-A Louisville before Thursday's game against the Chicago Cubs.

Cincinnati optioned right-hander Carlos Contreras to Louisville to make room on the 25-man roster for Negron. Louisville RHP Brett Marshall was designated for assignment to make room for Negron on the 40-man roster.

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