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.
CINCINNATI — Todd Frazier got over his Home Run Derby hangover with the most appropriate type of hit.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds put reliever Manny Parra on the 15-day disabled list Monday with a sore elbow, leaving them without a left-hander in the bullpen other than closer Aroldis Chapman for a four-game series against the Chicago Cubs.
CINCINNATI — Johnny Cueto was uncharacteristically wild.
CINCINNATI — Mike Leake pitched six effective innings and drove in three runs as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Cleveland Indians 6-1 on Friday night.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Dire weather forecasts hanging over the All-Star Game helped drive down costs, yet left the Cincinnati game with among the highest priced tickets for baseball’s midsummer game in recent years.
CINCINNATI — Todd Frazier won the Home Run Derby with final-swing drama. Aroldis Chapman blew ’em away in the ninth inning. Even the rain stayed away, moving through town without interrupting the biggest moments of the All-Star Game.
NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball’s All-Star Game has drawn a record-low television rating.
CINCINNATI — Mike Trout flashed the skill that puts him at the front of baseball’s new generation, just moments after four of the all-time greats had just walked off the field.
CINCINNATI — Pete Rose came home for the All-Star Game and made a rare on-field appearance in the place where he’s still treated like a king.