The Reds got a little bit of everything you want to see in a 6-1 Friday night win at PNC Park in Pittsburgh.
Jay Bruce, Drew Stubbs, and Zach Cozart all homered. The rest of the guys added five additional extra-base hits. Johnny Cueto went the distance to improve to 4-0 on the season, striking out four and walking no one.
The Cardinals lost to the Astros last night 5-4 in Houston. Now the Reds have a chance to get a couple games above the .500 mark and begin a winning-streak on Cinco De Mayo Saturday. What more could you ask for? They must win at all costs today whether that win come ugly or pretty like last evening. The Reds just have to keep rolling.
Bruce homers to right field (8)
Cozart & Stubbs go back-to-back
Brandon Phillips RBI single
Cueto’s sparkling outing
Ryan Hanigan RBI double
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