The Reds dropped eight from its spring training squad Sunday morning.
Moeller High RHP Andrew Brackman was optioned to Louisville. OF Denis Phipps and IF Chris Valaika were also sent to Triple A Louisville.
RHP Carlos Fisher, LHP Ron Mahay, LHP Clayton Tanner, RHP Kanekoa Texeira, and LHP Clay Zavada were reassigned to the minor league camp.
The roster is now a 34 with a week left to whittle down to the 25 players for opening day, Ryan Madson will likely be placed on the 60-day disabled list, leaving eight more to trim.