It was a wild day around baseball with the trade deadline. The Cincinnati Reds (54-49) remained quiet today, banking on their moves from earlier this week. The Reds enter play on Friday with the best record in the National League at 15-9 in the month of July. They will start a series with the NL East leading New York Mets (54-47) in Queens, NY tonight at 7:10 PM.
37 year old, Joey Votto continues to defy all logic with his 2021 season. The future first ballot hall-of-famer hit two home runs and made an incredible defensive play. Amir Garrett finished off the Cubs in the bottom of the 9th, and left Javier Baez in the on-deck circle.
The Cincinnati Reds will host the St. Louis Cardinals tonight as they open a 3-game weekend set against their NL Central rivals.
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.
Luis Castillo's resurgence continued, but the Cincinnati Reds lost in extra-innings to the first place Milwaukee Brewers Saturday night.
The Cincinnati Reds will host the Milwaukee Brewers as the race for the National League Central title kicks off in the second half.
The Cincinnati Reds will look to several key players to continue to make that playoff push during the second half of the season.
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.