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Reds let 9-0 lead slip away, fall to Pirates in heartbreaker

A 9-0 Cincinnati Reds lead after three innings was overcome by the Pittsburgh Pirates, who won 13-12, before 29,680 at Great American Ball Park. It was the unquestioned dagger to the heart of Cincinnati Reds fans who continue to hope that their team could somehow earn a 2023 playoff berth. But the pitching staff's inability to hold a nine-run lead over the final six innings was the story on an evening that the Reds offense scored 12 runs on 16 hits.

This Week on the Farm

With the trade deadline looming and the Reds being rumored to be in the mix for making some deals, I've been thinking about what I'd like to see them do. Not so much as to which players are dealt and which ones... Read More...