CINCINNATI — Andrew McCutchen hit another homer at Great American Ball Park, and Pittsburgh’s rebuilt bullpen was shaky but delivered on Friday night, holding on for a 5-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Mike Leake will make his San Francisco Giants’ debut when the right-hander starts their series finale Sunday at Texas.
CINCINNATI — Brandon Phillips didn’t realize he had done something very rare. Phillips hit a pair of three-run homers and drove in a career-high seven runs on Thursday night, powering the Reds to a 15-5 victory that kept the Pittsburgh Pirates winless in Cincinnati this season.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds shipped starter Mike Leake to the San Francisco Giants for a pair of prospects on Thursday night, bolstering the defending World Series champions for another playoff run.
ST. LOUIS — The Reds may have finally figured out the secret to beating the Cardinals at Busch Stadium: Don’t let them score.
ST. LOUIS — If that was Mike Leake’s final turn in the rotation with the Cincinnati Reds, he ended with a flourish.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Johnny Cueto spent part of his first hours with the Kansas City Royals running up and down the steps inside an empty Progressive Field.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds will honor Pete Rose with his first ever bobblehead giveaway Sept. 12 against the St. Louis Cardinals.
ST. LOUIS — The Cincinnati Reds had Lance Lynn in trouble early, loading the bases with nobody out in the third inning and their cleanup man due up.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals acquired Johnny Cueto in a trade with Cincinnati on Sunday, sending three prospects to the Reds for a legitimate ace for the front of their beleaguered rotation.
DENVER — Johnny Cueto doled out hugs and goodbyes to longtime teammates before departing the Cincinnati clubhouse.
DENVER — Carlos Gonzalez homered twice, tying the game each time, and Charlie Blackmon scored on a wild pitch in the ninth inning to lift the Colorado Rockies past the Cincinnati Reds 6-5 on Friday night.
CINCINNATI — Even with their rested closer on the mound, the Cincinnati Reds couldn’t finish it off.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Reds, Athletics, Rockies, Diamondbacks, Marlins and Pirates won picks after the first round of next year’s draft in Major League Baseball’s competitive balance lottery.
CINCINNATI — The Reds couldn’t handle a rookie catcher who grew up cheering for them at Great American Ball Park.