Darvish hammers first home run

Aug 25, 2016

Darvish hammers first home run

Tim Adleman threw one right down the middle to Yu Darvish and then had to watch the Rangers pitcher round the bases on a notable home run. Darvish connected for only the second homer by a Rangers pitcher, and Adrian Beltre hit a tiebreaking ...

Gonzalez hits three HRs as Dodgers roll

Aug 23, 2016

Gonzalez hits three HRs as Dodgers roll

Adrian Gonzalez got the most pleasure out of watching his teammates circle the bases. Nobody made as many trips as he did. Gonzalez hit three of the Dodgers’ seven homers — driving in a career-high eight runs — and rookie Corey Seager had a ...

Jul 5, 2016

Struggling Reds fire pitching coach Riggins

The Cincinnati Reds dismissed pitching coach Mark Riggins on Monday, hoping to shake up a staff with the worst ERA in the majors. Riggins was in his first season after spending the previous four years as the organization’s minor league pitching coordinator. But with ...

Bryant's historic power surge downs Reds

| Jun 28, 2016

Bryant's historic power surge downs Reds

When Kris Bryant reached the dugout after his record-setting third homer, thousands of Cubs fans in the stands cheered for a curtain call. A few teammates wanted him to take a bow, too. Nope. That was the only thing Chicago’s top hitter wouldn’t do ...

Reds induct Rose into team Hall of Fame

Jun 26, 2016

Reds induct Rose into team Hall of Fame

Pete Rose joked about his hair and his age. He reminisced about all those wins with the Big Red Machine. There was one thing that the hits king was determined not to do when he was inducted into the Cincinnati Reds’ Hall of Fame. ...

Jun 9, 2016

Historic site opens at Crosley Field's former home

The Crosley Field Historic Site opened Wednesday on property where the Cincinnati Reds played for decades, with a colorful mural and replicas meant to jog memories and imaginations. A replica light tower on the property, just west of Interstate 75, also reminds visitors that ...

Mariners rally past Reds in seventh

May 21, 2016

Mariners rally past Reds in seventh

Pinch-hit singles from Norichika Aoki and Lee Dae-ho helped the Seattle Mariners overturn a two-run, seventh-inning deficit in an 8-3 victory on Friday over the Cincinnati Reds as Hisashi Iwakuma won his second game of the season. With one on and no out in ...

Phillies beat Reds after home-plate collision

May 15, 2016

Phillies beat Reds after home-plate collision

Cameron Rupp hadn’t taken a shot this hard since his days playing high school football in Texas. Tyler Goeddel threw out Eugenio Suarez with Rupp holding onto the ball following a violent collision to end the game and the Philadelphia Phillies held on to ...

Crawford leads way as Giants outslug Reds

May 3, 2016

Crawford leads way as Giants outslug Reds

Johnny Cueto enjoyed the hugs and the applause. He didn’t care much for one horrid inning that put him in line for a loss — until the Reds’ bullpen got involved, of course. The Reds roughed up Cueto in his return to Great American ...

Red-hot Walker lifts Mets past Reds

Apr 28, 2016

Red-hot Walker lifts Mets past Reds

The New York Mets let Daniel Murphy go in free agency this offseason after his power surge last fall propelled them to the World Series. Turns out, the guy they got to replace Murphy at second base can homer in bunches, too. Neil Walker ...

Arrieta tosses no-hitter against Reds

Apr 22, 2016

Arrieta tosses no-hitter against Reds

Jake Arrieta of the Chicago Cubs pitched his second no-hitter in a span of 11 regular-season starts, shutting down the Cincinnati Reds in a 16-0 rout Thursday night. The reigning NL Cy Young winner threw the first no-hitter of the Major League Baseball season. ...

Five steals in second propel Reds to win

Apr 20, 2016

Five steals in second propel Reds to win

Sensing that Jorge De La Rosa wasn’t paying attention, the Reds were off and running. Jay Bruce had two of the Reds’ five steals in the second inning off De La Rosa — their biggest inning on the bases in roughly a century — ...