Last Build Date: Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:57:59 EDT
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:35:08 EDTTwo pitchers the Reds expect to have around when their postcomes -- starter Anthony DeSclafani and reliever Raisel Iglesias -- didn't shrink when tight jams came their way with the game on the line.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:55:26 EDTThe Cardinals may be scoreboard-watching, but no one else's results matter if they don't start tabulating victories of their own. And on Wednesday night, they fell to the Reds, 2-1, in a loss that dropped St Louis further back in a race entering its final days.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 20:10:42 EDTThe Reds claimed utility infielder/outfielder Patrick Kivlehan off of waivers from the Padres on Wednesday. To make room on the 40-man roster, shortstop Zack Cozart was transferred to the 60-day disabled list.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:19:37 EDTCardinals rookie Alex Reyes has already helped his team's late-season push toward a National League Wild Card berth. Thursday, he'll be called upon to do it again when he faces Dan Straily and the Reds in the finale of a four-game series at Busch Stadium.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:14:32 EDTWith one mighty and emotional swing, Aledmys Diaz paid honor to a lost friend and jolted the Cardinals, who rode that spark to a rout of the Reds to keep pace in the National League Wild Card race.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:33:34 EDTJose Peraza has been able to show the Reds what he can do defensively by playing shortstop for the injured Zack Cozart.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:40:50 EDTOn Monday night, when the Cardinals badly needed a win to help their postseason chances, the Reds' offense instead cleaned up with a wood shampoo that consisted of 22 hits and three home runs.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 03:00:58 EDTBack at Busch Stadium with a chance to pull even with the Giants and inch closer to a sixth straight playoff berth, the Cardinals instead elicited boos from the typically affable home fans with one of their ugliest performances of the season. They looked little like a team ready for postseason play in a 15-2 loss to the Reds to open a seven-game homestand on Monday night.
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 11:35:41 EDTWho do the Reds have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Cincy's Top 30 Prospects on MLBPipeline.com's Prospect Watch.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:40:23 EDTWith Homer Bailey unable to be ready in time and rookie Brandon Finnegan likely shut down for the season, the Reds will be short a starting pitcher once again on Friday when they return home to face the Cubs.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 18:29:39 EDTIf this was indeed the final start of the season for Reds left-hander Brandon Finnegan, he certainly didn't want it to end with a line drive off of his right leg.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 13:50:24 EDTLike everywhere else in the baseball world, the tragic news that Marlins 24-year-old ace Jose Fernandez was killed in a boating accident in Miami overnight left the Reds shocked and saddened on Sunday morning.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 20:18:08 EDTIn a season in which the Brewers came away with a winning home record even while beginning to rebuild, the Reds spoiled the season finale at Miller Park on Sunday afternoon.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 14:07:42 EDTThe Reds' hopes to get pitcher Homer Bailey back for a couple of starts before the end of the season had all but faded on Sunday. Bailey is recovering well from right biceps tenderness, but he has seemingly run out of time to return.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:49:17 EDTDan Straily has been the Reds' best starter all season long, and he pitched to form against the Brewers on Saturday night.
Sun, 25 Sep 2016 00:09:48 EDTJoey Votto could not explain why Miller Park has become a hitting home away from home and didn't seem to be all that concerned that he has routinely tormented the Brewers.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 18:44:46 EDTIt's paramount for relievers to enter games throwing strikes, but that's been elusive more often than not for Reds left-hander Tony Cingrani, especially as of late.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 01:49:49 EDTThree was a magic number on Friday night at Miller Park.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 19:45:44 EDTMuch of this non-contending season for the Reds season focused on the rebuild for the future. With 2017 being the final year of his six-year contract with Cincinnati, it's unlikely that second baseman Brandon Phillips will still be around experience the completion of the project.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 00:48:00 EDTFor the second time this season, the Brewers helped starter Zach Davies out of a jam by turning three.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 10:48:05 EDTJonathan Mayo reports on the Reds' instructional league, which features a pair of big international signings, 2016 draftees and more.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:55:31 EDTWhat does the future hold for Brandon Phillips and Zack Cozart? Should the Reds look for a more experienced closer? Beat reporter Mark Sheldon answers those questions and more in the Inbox.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 02:00:21 EDTLed by Miguel Montero's three hits and three RBIs, a three-game series sweep came without much difficulty as the Cubs claimed their 97th victory -- 9-2 over the Reds on Wednesday night at Wrigley Field.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 03:14:27 EDTThe postseason is two weeks away, and even though the National League Central-champion Cubs are waiting for other teams to get in, pitcher Jon Lester's foot is nowhere close to lifting off the gas. Not only did Lester pitch seven robust innings to pick up his NL-high 18th win, he provided the game's first run with a rocket of an RBI double in a 6-1 victory over the Reds on Tuesday night at Wrigley Field.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 02:18:08 EDTAs the Cubs spend the next two weeks preparing themselves for the postseason, the National League Central champions were given a chance to inch closer to their 100th win against a Reds team they've had their way with most of this season. By erupting for three runs in the seventh and two more in the eighth, Chicago emerged with the 5-2 victory at Wrigley Field on Monday night.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 01:18:02 EDTWhen the Reds' pitching staff broke the single-season record for home runs allowed Monday, it fittingly happened against the team that has stung them the most this season with the long ball.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 18:57:44 EDTIn their first two meetings this season, Ivan Nova baffled the Reds. Cincinnati figured him out Sunday afternoon at Great American Ball Park, forcing him out after three innings and cruising to a 7-4 win. Joey Votto had four hits and homered, Scott Schebler tacked on three hits and Tucker Barnhart drove in four runs as the Reds avoided a three-day, four-game sweep.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 19:05:05 EDTReds go wild after Straily notches first hit
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 12:54:21 EDTTo most, Matt Magill's uneventful one-inning appearance against the Pirates on Saturday didn't look like much. But for Magill, Saturday's return to a Major League mound was a huge milestone. Just over a year ago, it seemed like an improbable accomplishment.
Sun, 18 Sep 2016 00:17:58 EDTAfter cruising to a victory in Game 1, Pittsburgh capped a highly productive day at the plate with a 7-3 win in Game 2 on Saturday night over Cincinnati at Great American Ball Park.