Justin Dunn allowed a home run to the second batter he faced, making his first start in 14 months in the big leagues. Dunn was able to settle in, and work through 4.2 innings on a strict pitch count limit. The Reds offense could not find a way to get much going on the evening. Even worse, the Reds lost both Jonathan India and Mike Moustakas to injuries in the fourth inning.
Robert Dugger replaced the departed rotation spot of Tyler Mahle, and his first start back with the big league club did not go well. Dugger allowed a pair of home runs and four walks in just four innings. The Reds offense struggled for a fifth straight game as they lost players at the trade deadline. The Reds have scored just 9 runs over the last 5 games.
The twenty-two year old phenom Hunter Greene gave the Cincinnati Reds six brilliant innings, allowing just one run with 9 strikeouts. Nick Senzel delivered his first career walkoff hit in the 10th inning to give the Reds their fourth walkoff win since Sunday. The Reds have clinched their first series win at home since the end of May.
The Cincinnati Reds have placed right-handed pitcher Tyler Mahle on the 15-day injured list with a right shoulder strain.
The Cincinnati Reds have acquired right-handed reliever Ian Gibaut from the Los Angeles Dodgers and made several other roster moves Tuesday.