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Iglesias' double in 10th leads Reds past Cubs 3-2

Sep. 19, 2019 1:19 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The improving Cincinnati Reds' pitching staff cooled off the previously surging Chicago Cubs' offense. José Iglesias had an RBI double in the 10th inning and five Cincinnati pitchers combined for a four-hitter as the Reds recorded their second straight win over playoff-contending...

Cubs lose 4-2 to Gray, Reds

Sep. 18, 2019 12:59 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Cubs had been scoring in bunches lately. Then Sonny Gray took the mound for the Cincinnati Reds. The Cubs were shut down by Gray and two relievers Tuesday night, falling 4-2 to the Reds in a loss that hurt their playoff positioning. Chicago had won five in a row, outscoring its...

Schwarber homers as Cubs beat Reds 8-2

Sep. 17, 2019 1:26 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Playing without Anthony Rizzo, the Chicago Cubs turned to Kyle Schwarber. And Nicholas Castellanos. And Alec Mills. It seemed like everyone helped out. Schwarber hit a three-run homer and made a diving catch in left field, and the Cubs beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-2 on Monday night for their...

Suárez homers twice, Bauer fans 9 as Reds edge D-backs

Sep. 15, 2019 10:48 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — Trevor Bauer paused to share what he'd heard from a fan before he took the mound at Chase Field. "He said, 'You're going to give it up early and often, Bauer. You still suck,'" Bauer recounted, then grinned a little. "So I just want to dedicate this to him. You stay strong, buddy." Whatever...

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...

Galvis slam leads Reds; M's rookie Lewis homers again

Sep. 13, 2019 2:56 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — One good swing by Freddy Galvis turned things around for the Cincinnati Reds. Galvis' grand slam was that swing for the Cincinnati Reds in an 11-5 win over the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night. After scoring just six runs in two listless losses to the Mariners, Galvis helped the Reds...

Lewis HR spoils another no-hit bid, Seattle beats Reds 5-3

Sep. 12, 2019 2:46 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — There's not much of a scouting report on Seattle Mariners rookie Kyle Lewis. After two major league games, an impressive one is taking shape. Lewis broke up a no-hitter bid with a home run for the second consecutive game, helping the Mariners to a 5-3 win over Sonny Gray and the Cincinnati...

Lewis homers in debut as Mariners beat Reds 4-3, stop skid

Sep. 11, 2019 2:50 AM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — The rebuilding Seattle Mariners have spent the last year talking about the future. They got to see a glimpse of it during a 4-3 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night as nine rookies played and contributed heavily to the victory. Kyle Lewis hit a towering home run on the day he was...

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...