CINCINNATI (AP) — Outfielder Shogo Akiyama agreed to a $21 million, three-year deal with the Cincinnati Reds, the only major league team that hasn't had a player born in Japan.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers starter Zach Davies hadn't given up a home run in almost a month. Cincinnati Reds slugger Eugenio Suárez had hit two home runs less than 24 hours...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Even from the training room, Adam Wainwright could sense something brewing.
"You just had that feeling," he said. "Every one of those guys said, 'We've got you.'
CHICAGO (AP) — The last-place Cincinnati Reds keep finding ways to beat the top team in their division.
Eugenio Suárez and Yasiel Puig each hit his 22nd home run of the season, and...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Luis Castillo tuned up for his first All-Star Game with an absolute gem.
Castillo struck out nine while pitching one-hit ball into the eighth inning, and the Cincinnati...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Gerrit Cole was in line for a rare win over Cincinnati. The Astros' impressive streak of avoiding sweeps appeared safe once more.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Justin Verlander gives up a lot of fly balls. Great American Ball Park yields a lot of home runs. The Cincinnati Reds took advantage of the combination to finally win a...
CINCINNATI (AP) — With his dad set to leave town Sunday evening, Jesse Winker had limited time to provide an extra-special Father's Day.
No worries — Joe Winker went to the airport with...
CHICAGO (AP) — Eugenio Suárez hit a two-run homer in the ninth inning off Cubs reliever Steve Cishek, rallying the Cincinnati Reds past Chicago 6-5 on Friday.
Los Angeles Dodgers (30-17, first in the NL West) vs. Cincinnati Reds (21-25, fifth in the NL Central)
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds ended LA's streak of shutdown pitching with a little of their own, led by a starter who had yet to get a win.
Jesse Winker's homer ended LA's stretch of scoreless...
San Francisco Giants (15-19, fifth in the NL West) vs. Cincinnati Reds (14-20, fifth in the NL Central)
CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suarez, Jesse Winker and Derek Dietrich hit home runs on three consecutive Jeff Samardzija pitches.
Suarez followed Joey Votto's leadoff bloop single to center with...
Cincinnati Reds (12-16, fifth in the NL Central) vs. New York Mets (14-14, third in the NL East)
NEW YORK (AP) — Jesse Winker thought back to the start of this season, when he returned from shoulder surgery and went hitless in his first 14 at-bats and 23 of 24. His Cincinnati Reds teammates...
ST. LOUIS (AP) — This time, Anthony DeSclafani turned in the gem for the Cincinnati Reds.
DeSclafani tossed six scoreless innings, and Cincinnati bashed five homers in a 12-1 victory over...
Cincinnati Reds (8-12, fifth in the NL Central) vs. San Diego Padres (11-11, third in the NL West)
San Diego; Sunday, 4 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Reds: Tyler Mahle (0-1, 2.65 ERA,...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Cincinnati Reds pitcher Luis Castillo wasn't sharp, but it was hard to tell.
"It's a pretty nice luxury when you don't have you best stuff and you strike out nine and walk...
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Joey Votto didn't wait long to make an impact as the Cincinnati Reds' leadoff batter Thursday night.
Votto drove rookie Chris Paddack's third pitch of the game over the...
MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Marcell Ozuna hit two home runs and Matt Carpenter connected for a tiebreaking drive in the seventh inning that sent the St. Louis Cardinals over the Cincinnati Reds 9-5...
CINCINNATI (AP) — Jose Iglesias' diving play wiped out an early Marlins rally. His first homer of the season saved Cincinnati from another shutout loss.
ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves acquired outfielder Adam Duvall from the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night to bolster their lineup, especially against left-handers, for a postseason push.
Duvall was targeted for a platoon role, starting against left-handers. The move will cut into Ender Inciarte's playing time.
For the Reds, the trade opens the way for full-time roles for corner outfielders Jesse Winker and Scott Schebler while adding three young players.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Fitting for Independence Day, the Cincinnati Reds saved all their fireworks for the fourth.
Starting pitcher Sal Romano's suicide squeeze capped Cincinnati's six-run fourth inning, and the Reds rallied to beat the Chicago White Sox 7-4 on Wednesday night.
ATLANTA (AP) — Matt Harvey is starting to discover his old winning form in his new home with the Cincinnati Reds.
Harvey pitched six-hit ball into the seventh inning, earning back-to-back wins for the first time this season and leading Cincinnati to a 5-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night.
"A start like today where you're facing a good lineup, and you don't have your best stuff, and you grind through it, it's a step in the right direction," Harvey said.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Once pitcher Mike Lorenzen homered, the Cincinnati Reds got rolling again.
Lorenzen connected for a pinch-hit shot to begin Cincinnati's comeback, Jesse Winker added a pinch-hit, three-run homer in a big seventh, and the Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 8-6 Sunday for their seventh straight win.
Lorenzen's homer was the third of his career and second in two games by a Reds pitcher. Anthony DeSclafani hit a grand slam on Saturday, the first by a Reds pitcher since 1959.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The last-place Cincinnati Reds slammed the Chicago Cubs — again.
Anthony DeSclafani hit the first grand slam by a Cincinnati pitcher in 59 years, helping the Reds beat the Chicago Cubs 11-2 on Saturday for their sixth consecutive victory.
It was Cincinnati's third slam in five days and major league-leading seventh of the season, two short of the record set in 2002. Jesse Winker hit one in the series opener against Chicago on Thursday night.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Jesse Winker hit his first career game-ending homer against the Rockies on June 7 and got a pair of Carlos Gonzalez's white batting gloves during the series as a keepsake. He wore them for another career breakthrough on Thursday night.
CINCINNATI (AP) — One out away from their second sweep at Great American Ball Park, the Rockies let another one slip away. The late-inning losses are piling up and wearing them down.
Jesse Winker hit a two-run homer in the 13th inning, completing the Cincinnati Reds' late rally to a 7-5 victory on Thursday that averted a sweep by Colorado.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Eugenio Suarez wanted to hit one deep enough to get the runner in from third base. He got all of a hanging slider — and four runs with one swing.
Suarez hit a grand slam off Ivan Nova, who dropped his sixth straight start against Cincinnati, and Jesse Winker added a solo shot Thursday as the Reds pulled away to a 5-4 victory over the slumping Pittsburgh Pirates.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Not so fast, Cincinnati Reds.
Two days after they caught the Mets batting out of order, the Reds were tripped up in a double-switch that Dodgers manager Dave Roberts successfully argued on Friday night.
In the seventh inning, Jesse Winker moved from left to right field and Adam Duvall entered the game in left.
Scott Schebler made the last out of the inning and assumed he was coming out of the game, so he left the field.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Closer Raisel Iglesias took the flip from Joey Votto, stepped on first base and raised both arms in triumph. The lights at Great American Ball Park flashed in celebration.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds have struggled to come up with big hits in key situations so far this season.
Eugenio Suarez stepped up Saturday night.
Suarez hit a tiebreaking three-run homer in the eighth inning, and the Reds cooled off the Pittsburgh Pirates with a 7-4 victory.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Sal Romano had complete-game stuff. He settled for the best start of his rookie season.
Romano pitched a career-high eight shutout innings, Jesse Winker homered and the Cincinnati Reds beat the reeling Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1 on Saturday.
"It was fun playing behind Sal tonight," Winker said. "It was cool to be a part of the game."
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds bounced back from a lopsided loss to the St. Louis Cardinals with some strong pitching performances and timely hitting one night later.
Rookie right-hander Tyler Mahle tossed five innings, Eugenio Suarez hit a grand slam and the Reds beat the Cardinals 6-0 on Wednesday night.
ATLANTA (AP) — Through five innings, R.A. Dickey's knuckleball looked almost unhittable.
The Reds changed that perception quickly with a sudden barrage of home runs.
Cincinnati hit three homers in the sixth, including a two-run shot by Adam Duvall , Sal Romano threw seven strong innings and the Reds beat Dickey and the Atlanta Braves 5-3 on Friday night.
A look at what's happening all around the majors today:
A NEW SHADE OF GRAY
Sonny Gray makes his debut for the New York Yankees, starting at Cleveland against Corey Kluber and the AL Central-leading Indians. The Yankees got Gray from Oakland shortly before Monday's trade deadline. Gray was 6-5 with a 3.43 ERA for the Athletics.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Jesse Winker watched Cincinnati Reds teammate Scooter Gennett take batting practice Wednesday.
When Gennett sent a ball flying over the Clemente Wall and into the Allegheny River beyond right field at PNC Park, Winker caught himself thinking "Wow."
Later Wednesday night, Winker crushed a home run into the last row above the right-field wall in the seventh inning, barely missing sending his own shot into the river.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Cincinnati Reds rookie Jesse Winker arrived at PNC Park less than an hour before the first pitch on Tuesday night, fresh off the plane from Triple-A and ready for an extended stay in the majors.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds have placed right-hander Scott Feldman on the 10-day disabled list with right knee inflammation.
The Reds also optioned outfielder Jesse Winker to Triple-A Louisville and recalled righties Sal Romano and Lisalverto Bonilla from Louisville. Roman was Cincinnati's scheduled starter for Tuesday's opener of a three-game series against Arizona.
PHOENIX (AP) — Cincinnati Reds left-hander Brandon Finnegan has had surgery after tearing the labrum in his right shoulder in an off-field fall.
The Reds announced the surgery Friday before their series opener at Arizona
Finnegan has been on the disabled list since June 28 because of a left teres major strain. On Sunday, he was transferred to the 60-day disabled list.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Left-hander Brandon Finnegan became the fourth Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher to go on the disabled list and is expected to miss at least a month because of a strained left shoulder.
Finnegan lasted just one inning of the Reds' 7-5 win over the Brewers on Saturday and joined right-hander Rookie Davis on the 10-day disabled list Sunday. Right-handers Homer Bailey and Anthony DeSclafani are on the 60-day disabled list.