The Cincinnati Reds bullpen did it again as they blew another lead late in the game as they fell to the Minnesota Twins 7-5.
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.
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.
Cincinnati Reds third baseman Eugenio Suarez has struggled all season and not hitting different types of pitches may be one reason why.
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 will look to several key players to continue to make that playoff push during the second half of the season.
Nick Castellanos' two-run, two-out single in the top of the ninth inning against Josh Hader was the difference as the Cincinnati Reds defeated the Milwaukee Brewers, 3-1, at American Family Field.
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.