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Diamondbacks snap 6-game skid with 1-0 win over Reds

Sep. 15, 2019 12:02 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Nick Ahmed smacked the ball down the left-field line and was running hard from the moment he left the batter's box. When Cincinnati's Josh VanMeter slightly misplayed the ball in the corner, the Arizona shortstop accelerated around second and slid into third with a triple. He would be the...

Votto, VanMeter go deep, Reds beat sinking Diamondbacks 4-3

Sep. 14, 2019 1:31 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Joey Votto turned 36 years old earlier this week and has battled a bad back that sent him to the injured list for a decent chunk of August. But if age is starting to catch up with him, it's hard to tell. Votto and Josh VanMeter both hit two-run homers, Luis Castillo pitched five solid...

Lorenzen's pinch-hit double lifts Reds over D-backs 4-3

Sep. 8, 2019 5:47 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — A few days after his Ruthian two-way feat, relief pitcher Michael Lorenzen was again the right man in the batter's box for the Cincinnati Reds. Lorenzen lined a game-ending, pinch-hit double in the ninth inning to help the Reds snap the Arizona Diamondbacks' five-game winning streak with...

Young, Marte, surging Dbacks top Reds 2-0 for 5th win in row

Sep. 7, 2019 11:56 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Win by win, the Arizona Diamondbacks are closing in. Left-hander Alex Young set a team rookie record by striking out 12 in eight innings, Ketel Marte drove in a run and scored another and the playoff-contending Diamondbacks beat the Cincinnati Reds 2-0 Saturday for their fifth straight...

Hoskins powers Phillies past Aquino, Reds 7-1

Sep. 2, 2019 7:52 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Aristides Aquino broke another one of Rhys Hoskins' records. Hoskins more than paid him back. The Philadelphia first baseman drove in three runs with two homers and Bryce Harper and Scott Kingery added two-run shots as the Phillies overpowered the Cincinnati Reds 7-1 on Monday. Aquino...

Senzel, Ervin help Reds beat Cardinals to salvage DH split

Sep. 1, 2019 11:56 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nick Senzel and Phillip Ervin helped end the Cincinnati Reds' draining weekend on a winning note. Senzel and Ervin hit solo home runs, Luis Castillo pitched six effective innings and the Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 Sunday night to end a four-game losing streak and salvage a split...

Aquino's 13th HR in month ties rookie mark, Reds top Marlins

Aug. 28, 2019 11:34 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — After seeing five Cincinnati teammates go deep earlier this week, Aristides Aquino joined the power party. Aquino tied a National League rookie mark with his 13th home run this month, leading Anthony DeSclafani and the Reds over the Miami Marlins 5-0 Wednesday night. Eugenio Suarez hit his...

Phillies pound out 17 hits, rout Pirates 12-3

Aug. 28, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — J.T. Realmuto had three hits, including a homer and a triple, Corey Dickerson also went deep and the Philadelphia Phillies got 17 hits in a 12-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday night. Cesar Hernandez contributed three hits and three RBIs. Rhys Hoskins doubled, tripled...

Casali homers as Reds beat Marlins 8-5

Aug. 28, 2019 12:11 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Curt Casali found his swing in no time at all. Casali homered and drove in three runs, helping Luis Castillo and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Miami Marlins 8-5 on Tuesday night. In his second game since returning from the injured list, Casali hit a tying solo drive off Caleb Smith (8-8) in the...

Pirates rally past Reds in 9th for 3-2 win

Aug. 23, 2019 11:50 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pablo Reyes plays baseball with an unabashed joy, something in short supply these days for the Pittsburgh Pirates. For one brief moment Friday night, the 5-foot-8 utility player provided a dash of it for his beleaguered team, capping a ninth-inning rally with a game-ending single to lift...