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Bauer strikes out 11 as Indians defeat Tigers 4-1

Jun. 23, 2018 10:43 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Trevor Bauer is piling up the strikeouts. And, the Cleveland Indians are piling up the wins. Bauer (7-5) struck out 11 over 6 1/3 innings to beat Detroit for the fourth time this season, leading Cleveland past the Tigers 4-1 on Saturday night for their sixth straight win overall. The...

Pitcher Anthony DeSclafani hits grand slam, Reds rout Cubs

Jun. 23, 2018 8:20 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The last-place Cincinnati Reds slammed the Chicago Cubs — again. Anthony DeSclafani hit the first grand slam by a Cincinnati pitcher in 59 years, helping the Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 11-2 on Saturday for their sixth consecutive victory. It was Cincinnati's third slam in five days...

Suarez's 2-run homer rallies Reds to 6-3 win over Cubs

Jun. 22, 2018 10:56 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Whenever the Cubs come to town, their fans fill the stands at Great American Ball Park and their offense usually carries the day. Not so for the last two. Eugenio Suarez hit a go-ahead homer off Jose Quintana in the fifth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for their fifth straight...

The Cincinnati Zoo's last white tiger, Popsy, dies at 22

Jun. 22, 2018 1:31 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Zoo's last white tiger has died. Zoo officials said Thursday that Popsy has been euthanized due to age-related issues. The female tiger was 22. Zoo Director of Animal Health Mark Campbell says Popsy had several health issues, and in the end it was determined that the zoo...

Board again rejects mercy for killer despite juror's concern

Jun. 22, 2018 1:05 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Parole Board on Friday again rejected a request for mercy from a condemned killer who fatally stabbed a man two decades ago, despite an ex-juror's revelation that he now regrets his vote in favor of a death sentence. The board ruled 8-1 against sparing death row inmate...

Woman who took dead butterfly from exhibit gets probation

Jun. 22, 2018 12:12 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — A woman who took a dead butterfly from an Ohio botanical garden has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor theft. The Cincinnati Enquirer reports that 36-year-old Jaime Revis was sentenced to six months' probation after entering the plea Thursday. She was arrested in April for taking a blue morpho...

Winker's grand slam rallies Reds past Cubs 6-2

Jun. 21, 2018 11:09 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jesse Winker hit his first career game-ending homer against the Rockies on June 7 and got a pair of Carlos Gonzalez's white batting gloves during the series as a keepsake. He wore them for another career breakthrough on Thursday night. Winker hit his first major league grand slam during a...

Supporters of Trump steadfast despite immigration uproar

Jun. 21, 2018 5:01 PM EDT

DULUTH, Minnesota (AP) — Big Lake, Minnesota, resident Pam Tolve believes President Trump was just doing his job when he decided to separate children from parents who crossed the border illegally. Billy Inman of Woodstock, Georgia, said he felt sorry for the children but that their parents were...

Trump supporters steadfast despite the immigration uproar

Jun. 20, 2018 9:48 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati resident Andrew Pappas supported President Trump's decision to separate children from parents who crossed the border illegally because, he said, it got Congress talking about immigration reform. Niurka Lopez of Michigan said Trump's "zero-tolerance" policy made sense because...

Gennett, Suarez HRs rally Reds over Tigers 5-3

Jun. 20, 2018 4:50 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Tigers knew exactly what hit them — the daunting combination of a homer-friendly park and a free-swinging Reds offense starting to come around. Scooter Gennett hit a tying two-run homer , and Eugenio Suarez also connected on the next pitch — a hit originally ruled a...