Tyler Stephenson's eighth-inning sacrifice fly completed a Cincinnati Reds comeback for a 6-5 win, their fifth straight over the St. Louis Cardinals, in front of 30,605 fans at Great American Ball Park.
Aristides Aquino got the start and his home run helped fuel the Cincinnati Reds to a win to end their losing streak on Tuesday night.
The Cincinnati Reds had not made it to the All-Star break with a winning record in seven years. That changed on Friday night in Milwaukee. The Reds clinched their first winning record in the first half since 2014. The Reds are now 23-14 in their last 37 games, and they are 6.0 back in the NL Central. The Reds are also now 31-14 vs the NL Central since September 13, 2020.
Things were looking really good for the Cincinnati Reds, until they weren't. The bullpen melted and blew a 6-1 lead to the Royals.
The Cincinnati Reds will be looking to extract payback from the San Diego Padres when the teams open a 3 game series tonight in Cincinnati
The Cincinnati Reds lost their 5th straight game after the bullpen blew another lead, this time in extra innings to the Minnesota Twins.
There is no team in baseball with a better record than the Cincinnati Reds' 11-3 mark since May 29th. Aristides Aquino put the Brewers to bed for good in his first start back of the IL with a two-run bomb. The Reds won 10-2 to get to within three games back in the loss column behind the Brewers and Cubs.
Aristides Aquino has been activated from the injured list. The Cincinnati Reds optioned Mark Payton to Triple-A to make a roster spot for him
Joey Votto needed a home run to hit for the cycle while on rehab with the Cincinnati Reds Triple-A affiliate Louisville Bats on Saturday.
Cincinnati Reds outfielder Aristides Aquino is joining Joey Votto in Triple-A Louisville on a rehab assignment.