Latest Mychal Givens News

Reds see bright spots in 2021 despite late-season fade

Oct. 04, 2021 12:51 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Despite a slow start and a rash of injuries, the Cincinnati Reds stayed within striking range of the playoffs for most of the summer. But it couldn't last. While the St. Louis Cardinals surged, the Reds lost eight consecutive series from Aug. 24 to...

Castellanos solo homer in 9th lifts Reds over Nationals 7-6

Sep. 25, 2021 23:47 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Castellanos hit a solo home run with one out in the ninth inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Washington Nationals 7-6 on Saturday night. The Reds remained six games behind St. Louis, which has won 15 in a row, for the second NL wild-card...

Reds beat Nationals 8-7 in 11 but fall further behind Cards

Sep. 25, 2021 00:36 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Aristides Aquino drove in TJ Friedl with a game-ending single off the glove of second baseman Luis Garcia, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Washington Nationals 8-7 in 11 innings Friday night. Aquino’s sharp one-hopper off Mason Thompson (1-2)...

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...

Mahle, Reds avoid sweep, edge Pirates 1-0

Sep. 16, 2021 17:04 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cincinnati Reds reliever Mychal Givens has been around long enough to understand the rhythms of a season. Funks happen. What defines a team is how it responds to them. With the Reds staggering at the end of a frustrating nine-game road trip, Givens...

Difo scores winning run in ninth, Pirates keep Reds slumping

Sep. 15, 2021 22:56 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Wilmer Difo scored on a groundout from Colin Moran with one out in the ninth inning, and the Pittsburgh Pirates handed the Cincinnati Reds a seventh loss in nine games with a 5-4 win Wednesday night. Difo skied a ball down the left-field line against...

Barrero, Reds score two in ninth, beat Cardinals 4-2

Sep. 10, 2021 23:54 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Jose Barrero made the most of an unexpected start by doubling in the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning, leading the Cincinnati Reds over the St. Louis Cardinals 4-2 Friday night. The 23-year-old Barrero had two hits after he was recalled from...

Miley goes 7, Castellanos and India homer as Reds stop Cubs

Sep. 07, 2021 23:53 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Wade Miley was terrific, and Kyle Farmer made a pair of clutch plays. Jonathan India and Nick Castellanos had a couple of big swings. They all stepped up on a night when Cincinnati desperately needed a win. Miley pitched seven...

Aquino slams 3-run homer, Reds rebound to beat Tigers 7-4

Sep. 04, 2021 23:40 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The slumping Aristides Aquino needed a boost. So did the Cincinnati Reds after being routed in the series opener against Detroit. Aquino, who was 2 for 30 since Aug. 19 and hitting just .181, blasted a three-run homer in a five-run third inning to lead...

Garneau slugs 2 homers, Tigers pound reeling Reds 15-5

Sep. 04, 2021 00:06 AM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Dustin Garneau hit a two-run homer and a solo shot, Robbie Grossman had a three-run blast, and the Detroit Tigers routed the struggling Cincinnati Reds 15-5 on Friday night. Jonathan India and Eugenio Suárez homered for the Reds, who have lost five of...