Luis Castillo gave the Reds six very strong innings, but his offense, defense and the home plate umpire let him down on this night. The Cardinals scored both of their runs in the first inning off Castillo, courtesy of a missed call that should have been strike 3 to end the inning, followed by two Reds errors.
The Cincinnati Reds (20-37) will look to rebound from a disappointing homestand against the St. Louis Cardinals (32-26) starting tonight at 8:15 PM. The Reds lost 3 of 4 to the last place Washington Nationals and then had to settle for a split against the Diamondbacks after winning the first two games of the four game series. Meanwhile, the Cardinals were swept by the Rays in Tampa to start this week.
Cincinnati Reds pitching made four runs scored by the offense over the first three innings hold up in a 4-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs before 11,417 at Great American Ball Park.
Luis Castillo gave the Reds six very strong innings in Toronto, but it was not enough on this night. The Reds offense had a lot of action all night on the basepaths, but outside of a Matt Reynolds RBI single in the 7th inning, just could not find another big hit to drop.
The Cincinnati Reds have won seven of its last ten games and look to continue the winning ways north of the border for a weekend series against Toronto.
The latest rumor from Peter Gammons is that the Cincinnati Reds are willing to discuss trades of Luis Castillo and Tyler Mahle.
The Cincinnati Reds have activated Luis Castillo for tonight's start and they have designated Phillip Diehl for assignment.
Luis Castillo returns to the Cincinnati Reds and hopefully can kickstart something for a team that desperately need to turn things around.
The Cincinnati Reds fell to the Colorado Rockies 10-4 on Friday night as they fall to 3-17 on the season and inch closer to a historic start.
The Cincinnati Reds placed catcher Tyler Stephenson on the injured list with a concussion and recalled Mark Kolozsvary from the minors.
Cincinnati Reds pitchers Luis Castillo and Mike Minor are not going to be ready to begin the season and will start 2022 on the injured list.