The losing streak is now 12 games. The Reds have the second worst record in baseball.
Rookie John Lamb was one out short of completing 5 innings. He gave up 5 hits and 3 walks. Lamb struck out 6.
Joey Votto’s single in the 7th extended his on-base streak to 47 games. The hit drove in the Reds second run.
The Reds outhit the Cubs 12 to 8. The Reds had zero walks, the Cubs had three.