Originally written on Fox Sports Ohio  |  By KEVIN GOHEEN  |  Last updated 8/24/13
CINCINNATI In what has been a very good season for Alfredo Simon, he had a bad night. Simon gave up a two-run homer to rookie Khris Davis, his second of the game, and a solo shot to rookie Scooter Gennett in the eighth inning as Milwaukee broke a 3-3 tie and went on to beat the Reds 6-4 Friday night at Great American Ball Park. In the day and age of instantaneous uproar over the slightest negative happening, there was little concern in the Reds clubhouse. As there shouldnt be, but manager Dusty Baker admitted this is the time of the season he needs to keep a close eye on players. Thats uncharacteristic of Simon, said manager Dusty Baker. Maybe thats a sign of fatigue. And its a sign that that guy over there, Davis, can hit. Hes got some pop in his bat. Friday was the 50th appearance of the season for Simon. Aroldis Chapman (57), J.J. Hoover (53) and Sam LeCure (50) have also reached that number. Simon leads the Reds relievers with 66 23 innings pitched. His appearance total ...
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