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Reynolds' four hits power Pirates to 8-6 win over Reds

Oct. 02, 2021 23:22 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryan Reynolds had four hits, raising his batting average above .300, to help the Pittsburgh Pirates rally from a five-run deficit and beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-6 on Saturday night. He had a double and triple and is hitting .302 on the season. The...

Robert, Lopez lift White Sox over eliminated Reds 7-1

Sep. 28, 2021 23:52 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Luis Robert homered twice, Reynaldo Lopez pitched two-hit ball over a season-high six innings and the Chicago White Sox beat Cincinnati 7-1 Tuesday night as the Reds were eliminated from postseason contention. The Reds (82-76) had won four straight but...

Votto power surge leads Reds rally for 9-5 win over Pirates

Sep. 21, 2021 00:27 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joey Votto tied the game with his second homer of the night, Eugenio Suarez followed with a go-ahead shot and the Cincinnati Reds rallied from a five-run deficit for a 9-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Monday. Votto tied the game 5-5 against Cody...

Castillo outdoes Buehler, Reds end Dodgers' win streak at 6

Sep. 17, 2021 22:41 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Luis Castillo struck out 10 while outpitching Walker Buehler, Kyle Farmer doubled twice against his former team and the Cincinnati Reds snapped the Los Angeles Dodgers’ six-game winning streak with a 3-1 victory Friday night. “We were playing a...

Ohtani hits MLB-high 42nd home run, Angels beat Yankees 8-7

Aug. 31, 2021 02:03 AM EDT

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Shohei Ohtani has received plenty of attention for his home runs, but the Los Angeles Angels have also been getting power lately from a most unlikely source. While Ohtani hit his major-league leading 42nd home run Monday night, Jack Mayfield...

Castellanos drives in 4, Reds beat Miami 7-4 to take series

Aug. 21, 2021 22:26 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Castellanos hit a two-run homer and drove in four runs, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Miami Marlins 7-4 on Saturday night. Tyler Naquin hit three doubles and scored three times as Cincinnati won for the fifth time in seven games. The Reds began...

Israel gets 1st Olympic baseball win; Mexico eliminated

Aug. 01, 2021 05:21 AM EDT

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Israel had just routed Mexico for its first Olympic baseball victory, riding a loud three-run homer by Danny Valencia that helped it jump to a six-run lead, and Nick Rickles wanted to check the reaction. “I don't think it’s so much about...

Votto inches from HR record, Báez helps Mets rally past Reds

Aug. 01, 2021 01:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joey Votto could not have come any closer. The star slugger fell inches short of matching the major league record with a home run in eight consecutive games, but Javier Báez did clear the fence in his New York debut and the Mets rallied past the...

Votto extends power surge, Reds roll past Cubs 8-2

Jul. 29, 2021 01:22 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Joey Votto homered twice for the second consecutive day, going deep in his fifth straight game to match a Cincinnati record as the Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 8-2 on Wednesday night. Tyler Mahle tossed six scoreless innings for the Reds, who beefed up...

Reds acquire reliever Givens from Rockies for 2 prospects

Jul. 28, 2021 19:30 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds kept adding arms to their struggling bullpen by acquiring right-hander Mychal Givens from the Colorado Rockies on Wednesday for two pitching prospects. The Reds sent right-handers Case Williams and Noah Davis to Colorado. ...