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ST. LOUIS (AP) Brandon Phillips kick-started a nine-run ninth inning with a tiebreaking bloop double and Shin-Soo Choo made amends for two botched fly balls with a three-run double, and the Cincinnati Reds spoiled the St. Louis Cardinals' home opener with a 13-4 victory on Monday.
Mitchell Boggs (0-1), the stand-in closer for St. Louis, yielded six runs while getting only one out and the Cardinals needed four more pitchers to get out of the inning. Only a few thousand fans remained of the largest regular-season crowd of 47,375 for the bottom of the ninth in 8-year-old Busch Stadium history.
The defending NL Central champions Cardinals held a tribute for Stan Musial before the game.
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On Tuesday, freshly promoted outfielder Derrick Robinson made his first big league start for the Reds. He proceeded to go 1-for-3 with two strikeouts and was replaced in the seventh inning by Chris Heisey as part of a double switch.
The 25-year-old was called up April 5 after Ryan Ludwick was placed on the disabled list, and after spending six seasons in the minors, Robinson...
CINCINNATI Just another work day for Xavier Paul is to show up at the ballpark and be ready to do whatever Cincinnati Reds manager Dusty Baker asks.Pinch-hit? Hes ready.Pinch-run? Hes ready.Late-inning defense? Hes ready.Hand Baker a wristband or a toothpick? Hes ready.So Sunday morning in Great American Ball Park was different for the 28-year-old Paul, a native of Sidell, La. When...
Louisville won 4-0. Box Score
Henry Rodriguez went 3-4 with 2 RBI.
Felix Perez went 1-4 with a run.
Mike Hessman went 1-4 with a 2-run HR (5).
Corky Miller went 1-4 with a double.
Tony Cingrani threw 6.1 shutout innings with a walk and 7 strikeouts.
Justin Freeman threw 1.2 shutout innings with a walk and 2 strikeouts.
Clay Hensley threw a shutout inning of relief.
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The Reds entered the top of the ninth inning against the Cardinals on Monday locked in a 4-4 tie. By the end of the half inning, they led by a score of 13-4.
How did this happen, you ask?
Well, I could tell you that the Reds scored nine runs after a walk, wild pitch, intentional walk, double, intentional walk, another walk, infield...
(AP) -- The Cincinnati Reds are on a tear at the plate, and the St. Louis Cardinals got a first-hand look in their home opener - especially in the ninth inning.
Shin-Soo Choo, Brandon Phillips and Jay Bruce look to continue their hot hitting Tuesday night when the Reds try to win the first two games of a series at Busch Stadium for the first time in almost seven years.
Back on Saturday, Washington Nationals outfielder Jayson Werth hit a long home run off of Cincinnati Reds pitcher Sean LeCure in the seventh inning to built a 5-1 to the team that used to be known as the Montreal Expos.
As cameras followed the ball out of the Great American Ballpark, keep an eye on the fan wearing the sunglasses as he snags the ball while holding his young son...
Oh 7 Games in and the Reds are 5-2 Frazier and BP looking great and for the first time we have a lead off hitter CHOOOOOOOOOOOO!
In this week’s show:
April 3 vs Angels Phillips 3-Run Homer and Votto Walkoff
April 4 vs Angels 3 HR (Choo, Fraizer, Heisey) Win 4-5
April 5 vs Nats 15-0 2HR each form Cozart and Fraizer HR from Choo and X Votto goes 3-4 Baliey goes 6
Lance Lynn struck out 10 in six sharp innings and rookie Matt Adams connected for his first career pinch-hit homer as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-1 on Tuesday night.
Reds starter Bronson Arroyo (1-1) retired the first 15 batters. The Cardinals broke through in the sixth, with Adams hitting a two-run homer and Allen Craig and Carlos Beltran also driving in...
ST. LOUIS (AP) Lance Lynn struck out 10 in six sharp innings and rookie Matt Adams connected for his first career pinch-hit homer as the St. Louis Cardinals beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-1 on Tuesday night.
Reds starter Bronson Arroyo (1-1) retired the first 15 batters. The Cardinals broke through in the sixth, with Adams hitting a two-run homer and Allen Craig and Carlos Beltran also...
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