Reds fans already knew that the 2021 season was over, but the nail in the coffin was hammered in during the 8th inning while the Reds were trailing 5-1 to the White Sox. The Cardinals won their historic 17th consecutive game to officially clinch the second wildcard spot, and eliminate the Reds. The Reds would go on to lose 7-1 to end their four game winning streak.
The Reds fell behind 4-0 on Friday evening in a stadium that understandably felt lifeless. The Reds 2021 season is virtually over, but as this team has shown time and time again they never quit. They once again came roaring back. The Reds are now two wins away from finishing at least .500. It would be just the 4th time in the last 20 full seasons that the Reds finish at .500 or better.
The Cincinnati Reds (78-73) season was already on life support and they were down 5-0 last night. The Reds fought back with nine unanswered runs against the Pittsburgh Pirates (56-94) for 9-5 win to stay within 3.0 games of the Cardinals and give themselves a punchers chance over the last 11 games. The Reds and Pirates are scheduled to meet again tonight at 6:40 PM, although there is a big threat of rain this evening. The Reds are virtually in must-win mode the rest of the season and all eyes will be in Milwaukee to see if the Brewers can finally slow the Cardinals down.
The Cincinnati Reds have called up TJ Friedl, activated Art Warren from the injured list, and put Jesse Winker and Shogo Akiyama on the IL.
Hunter Greene and Jonathan India are among 18 players that the Cincinnati Reds have invited to non-big league spring training this year.
The Cincinnati Reds start the heart of their intradivisonal season tonight against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park.
The Cincinnati Reds have added left-handed pitcher Brandon Finnegan, outfielder TJ Friedl, and infielder Rece Hinds to the 60-man player pool.
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