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US to play World Cup qualifier against Mexico in Cincinnati

Jul. 29, 2021 11:04 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The United States will play its home World Cup qualifier against Mexico in Cincinnati, ending a streak of five straight in Columbus, Ohio. The U.S. Soccer Federation said Wednesday that the Nov. 12 match will be at TQL Stadium, the 26,000-capacity venue...

Burrow is ready to go, but Bengals will be cautious

Jul. 28, 2021 19:31 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joe Burrow says his surgically repaired knee is “just about 100%,” but the Cincinnati Bengals really don't want anyone knocking their star quarterback around until absolutely necessary. Burrow likely will not see much action in the three preseason...

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. ...

Votto hits 2 more homers as Reds roll past Cubs 7-4

Jul. 28, 2021 01:24 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Joey Votto continued his power surge with two home runs and started a dazzling double play Tuesday night as the Cincinnati Reds pulled away to a 7-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs. Votto has homered in a career-high four consecutive games for the second...

Bengals give DE Sam Hubbard 4-year contract extension

Jul. 26, 2021 14:38 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Cincinnati Bengals defensive end Sam Hubbard has signed a four-year contract extension. Hubbard, a Cincinnati native who played at Ohio State, was entering the fourth season of his rookie deal. A third-round draft pick (77th overall) in 2018, he's...

Bader, Carlson HR in 7-run 4th, Cards batter Gray, Reds 10-6

Jul. 25, 2021 18:16 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Harrison Bader and Dylan Carlson homered during a seven-run burst in the fourth inning and the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 10-6 on Sunday. Nolan Arenado hit his 20th home run and tripled, and Tyler O'Neill also connected for the...

OBJ feels Browns on verge of 'special' season in 2021

Jul. 25, 2021 13:22 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Odell Beckham Jr. doesn't want to miss a single moment this season. The star wide receiver believes he and his Cleveland Browns teammates are poised to do something big. Appearing at his youth football camp, Beckham, who has made a...

Winker drives in 4, Castillo lasts 7, Reds hold off Cards.

Jul. 24, 2021 23:05 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Jesse Winker homered, doubled and drove in four runs, Luis Castillo pitched seven effective innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 5-3 Saturday. Joey Votto also homered to help the Reds overcome three errors and extend their...

Man accused of planning sorority killings denied release

Jul. 24, 2021 15:00 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — A judge has ordered a man accused of planning to kill sorority members at an Ohio university to remain behind bars. Magistrate Judge Stephanie Bowman on Friday cited a parole violation and the “serious nature of the charges" as reasons to keep...

Farmer sparks Reds comeback for 6-5 win over Cardinals

Jul. 23, 2021 23:49 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Tyler Stephenson hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly in the eighth inning, rallying the Cincinnati Reds to a 6-5 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Friday night. Kyle Farmer, who also homered, led off the eighth with a single for his third hit of the...