After a disappointing 9-2 loss in the opener of this final three game series, the Reds try to rebound against the Pirates at PNC Park Saturday night.
The season is now complete for Cincinnati Reds shortstop Kyle Farmer. Jonathan India may also have played his final game of 2021.
Luis Castillo set the tone early and often with a dominant performance. He gave the Reds 6.1 innings of shutout baseball in arguably his biggest start of the season. Luis Cessa and Michael Lorenzen finished the job for a big Reds victory. The win just happened to be the Reds 77th win of the season, which is their most in as a season since 2013.
The Cincinnati Reds (75-69) have not been playing their best baseball, but the Reds took over sole possession of the NL second wild card spot during the off-day yesterday when the Padres lost 9-1 to the Giants. The Reds control their own destiny now with a half game lead in a crowded race. The Reds magic number is 19.
The Reds and Cardinals meet at Busch Stadium Friday night for the first of a three-game weekend series which has 2021 playoff implications.
The Cincinnati Reds needed a their offense to get jump started and a big outing from Wade Miley. The Reds got both tonight. The Reds had failed to score first in nine consecutive games entering tonight. Jonathan India hit a home run to leadoff the game to change that.
The Reds offense had a big night against an NL Cy Young contender for the second time in 12 days. The Reds scored 4 runs off Corbin Burnes. He entered the game having only allowed 1 run in his last 3 starts (21.0 IP). Unfortunately for the Reds, Michael Lorenzen did not have it for the first time in 2021. The Brewers scored 4 runs in the 7th inning to erase the Reds 4-1 lead.
The Cincinnati Reds try for a second consecutive win over the Miami Marlins as they chase the San Diego Padres for a wild card berth
The Cincinnati Reds hope to get back on the winning track tonight versus the Miami Marlins at GABP in Cincinnati.
The Cincinnati Reds offense scored a touchdown in the first inning tonight on their way to a 10-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates at Great American Ball Park.
The Cincinnati Reds beat the New York Mets 7-1 on Sunday behind a 5-hit day by Max Schrock.