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Tucker makes great grab, hits grand slam, Pirates beat Reds

Oct. 01, 2021 23:02 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh second baseman Cole Tucker made a spectacular diving catch, then hit his first career grand slam to cap an eight-run rally in the eighth inning that sent the Pirates over the Cincinnati Reds 9-2 on Friday night. Tucker’s slam off Dauri...

Rodón returns as White Sox beat Reds for 4th straight win

Sep. 30, 2021 00:10 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Carlos Rodón made the most of the stuff he had. That was enough for manager Tony La Russa. Rodón pitched five scoreless innings in a closely watched start ahead of the playoffs, and the Chicago White Sox beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-1 on Wednesday night....

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 helps Reds beat Pirates 13-1 to stay in playoff race

Sep. 27, 2021 18:29 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — Joey Votto homered twice and drove in four runs, and the Cincinnati Reds pounded the Pittsburgh Pirates 13-1 on Wednesday to stay alive in the race for the second NL wild card. Nick Castellanos, rookie Jonathan India and Eugenio Suarez also connected...

Soto homers twice, boosts average to .325, Nats beat Reds

Sep. 23, 2021 22:52 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — National League batting leader Juan Soto homered in consecutive innings, and the Washington Nationals pushed the Cincinnati Reds further from playoff contention with a 3-2 win Thursday night in the opener of a four-game series. Seeking his second...

Rain forces postponement of Pirates' game at Reds

Sep. 22, 2021 13:15 PM EDT

CINCINNATI (AP) — The finale of Pittsburgh’s three-game series at Cincinnati was postponed Wednesday by rain about 10 minutes before the scheduled first pitch. The game was rescheduled for Monday at 1:10 p.m. The teams split the first two games of the series. The Reds...

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...

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...

Nolan Arenado hits 30th homer, Cardinals beat Reds 6-4

Sep. 11, 2021 22:51 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nolan Arenado hit a two-run homer in the eighth and had three RBIs and Paul DeJong had a solo shot to help the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 6-4 on Saturday night. St. Louis has won three of four and gained a game on Cincinnati in the NL...

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...