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Ramírez shakes off injury, leads Guardians past Tigers 6-1

May. 20, 2022 23:38 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — José Ramírez hit a three-run homer and tripled a day after avoiding a serious injury when he fouled a ball off his leg, and the Cleveland Guardians defeated the Detroit Tigers 6-1 on Friday night. Both teams were without their managers for the series opener....

Reds activate slugger Votto off IL before Toronto series

May. 20, 2022 19:25 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds activated Canadian slugger Joey Votto off the injured list before Friday’s game in Toronto against the Blue Jays. A six-time All-Star in 16 seasons, Votto hasn’t played a lot in front of the local fans — only nine games at Rogers Centre,...

Guardians' Ramírez hurts shin vs Reds, undergoing X-rays

May. 19, 2022 17:48 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Guardians star third baseman José Ramírez will undergo X-rays and other tests on his right shin after being injured during an at-bat in Thursday's 4-2 loss to the Cincinnati Reds. Ramírez collapsed in pain after fouling a ball off his shin in the...

Naquin homers, Reds down Guardians 4-2 for 2-game sweep

May. 19, 2022 17:16 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Tyler Naquin wasn't aware there was an award given to the most outstanding player in the Ohio Cup until it was handed to him. “I’ll take all the trophies I can get,” he said, smiling. Naquin homered in the fifth inning, scored on Kyle Farmer's...

Reds, Guardians postponed by rain, teams will play Thursday

May. 18, 2022 18:59 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Steady rain and a wet forecast postponed Wednesday night's series finale between the Cincinnati Reds and Cleveland Guardians. The game will be made up Thursday with a matinee. The Reds and Guardians were both scheduled to be off but will now play at 1:10 p.m. ...

Francona back managing Guardians following COVID-19 outbreak

May. 18, 2022 18:58 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Guardians manager Terry Francona missed so much time over the past two seasons that even a four-game absence was difficult. “This was forced retirement,” he said. “It wasn’t very fun.” Francona and two of his coaches cleared health and...

GOP lawmakers, Ohio AG, want public safety a factor in bail

May. 18, 2022 16:14 PM EDT

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Judges in Ohio would be required to consider criminal suspects' threat to public safety when setting bail amounts under both legislation and a proposal for a state constitutional amendment being advanced by House Republicans. The GOP proposals followed a...

Reds blow lead, hit into 5 double plays and edge Guardians

May. 17, 2022 22:47 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds made unwanted history two days ago by not allowing a hit and losing. On Tuesday night, they hit into five double plays, blew the lead in the ninth inning and scored the winning run without making contact. “That's baseball, man," said rookie...

Bengals' Burrow wasted no time getting over Super Bowl loss

May. 17, 2022 15:45 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow said he didn't spend any time second-guessing himself or pondering what might have been after the Bengals' Super Bowl loss to the Los Angeles Rams. Business as usual for Joe Cool. What's next? Burrow said he watched video of the game once...

LEADING OFF: Pirates try for a hit, absent M's in Toronto

May. 16, 2022 05:51 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ NO-HIT WONDER The Pirates head to Wrigley Field seeking a slightly more convincing victory a day after beating the Reds 1-0 despite having zero hits. It marked the sixth time since 1901 that a big...