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Lindor scores 3 more, Mets thump Reds for 6th straight win

Aug. 10, 2022 17:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Francisco Lindor scored three runs, tying a franchise record by crossing the plate in 13 consecutive games, and the New York Mets breezed to their sixth straight win, 10-2 over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday. Lindor finished 2 for 3 with a walk and a two-run...

Bullpen woes, late error doom Brewers in 4-2 loss to Reds

Aug. 07, 2022 19:10 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Donovan Solano had a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Milwaukee Brewers 4-2 on Sunday. Solano, who also had an RBI double in the eight, had an RBI flyball in the 10th off Devin Williams (2-2) as the Reds won for the eighth time in...

Lauer works 7, Tellez and Taylor homer as Brewers top Reds

Aug. 06, 2022 09:10 AM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Eric Lauer pitched seven strong innings, Rowdy Tellez and Tyrone Taylor homered, and the Milwaukee Brewers shook out of their post-trade deadline funk with a 5-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Friday night. NL Central-leading Milwaukee had lost three straight...

Votto hits 3-run HR, Mahle sharp in return as Reds top Cards

Jul. 24, 2022 17:35 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joey Votto hit a three-run homer to back Tyler Mahle’s sharp return from injury, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 6-3 on Sunday. The last-place Reds overcame Paul Goldschmidt’s two opposite-field homers to take two of three in the series....

Votto delivers, Reds surprise Yanks 7-6 in 10 to win series

Jul. 15, 2022 00:41 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Raise your hand if you saw that coming from the Cincinnati Reds. Joey Votto lined a tiebreaking double in a three-run 10th inning for his second go-ahead hit of the night, and Cincinnati beat the New York Yankees 7-6 on Thursday to earn an unexpected series win. ...

Reds post 4th walk-off win in 8 games, rally past Rays in 10

Jul. 09, 2022 21:13 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Kyle Farmer scored the tying run on a wild pitch and Nick Senzel hit a game-ending single as the Cincinnati Reds rallied in the 10th inning for another walk-off win, beating the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 Saturday. A day after scoring the winning run on a 10th-inning...

India, Drury key rally, Reds beat Pirates 5-1 to split DH

Jul. 07, 2022 23:19 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jonathan India hit a go-ahead single, Brandon Drury added a two-run triple and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 5-1 on Thursday night to split a doubleheader. Pittsburgh won the opener 4-2 behind rookie starter Roansy Contreras, who allowed one run...

Fried wins 8th in row, Riley homers, Braves rout Reds 9-1

Jul. 01, 2022 22:54 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Max Fried is making his case for an All Star Game roster spot along with a bunch of his teammates. Fried won his eighth straight decision following a loss in his first two outings, allowing one run over seven innings in Atlanta Braves' 9-1 rout of the woeful...

Contreras homers, Morel also goes deep as Cubs beat Reds 8-3

Jun. 30, 2022 01:00 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Christopher Morel unleashed a laser from center field toward the plate. In a flash, the Cubs let loose. Chicago catcher Willson Contreras pointed toward the dugout and let out a roar. Screaming pitcher Justin Steele pounded his glove several times. ...

Ashcraft goes 8, Reds beat Giants 4-2 to halt 7-game skid

Jun. 25, 2022 03:44 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Rookie right-hander Graham Ashcraft bounced back from two poor starts, pitching a career-high eight innings to help the Cincinnati Reds stop their seven-game losing streak Friday night with a 4-2 victory over the San Francisco Giants. Nick Senzel drove in two...