CLEVELAND (AP) - No matter how well the Cincinnati Reds have played, they continue to struggle in Cleveland.
The Reds look to avoid a sixth consecutive road loss to the Indians when the interleague rivals continue their series Tuesday night.
Cincinnati (38-28) outscored Cleveland 24-9 while sweeping the Indians at home last week and had little trouble scoring runs Monday, but its six-game winning streak came to an end with a 10-9 loss at Progressive Field.
The NL Central-leading Reds have won eight of 12 on the road overall, but they are mired in a five-game skid at Cleveland. Joey Votto and Jay Bruce homered Monday, but it wasn't enough to overcome the Indians. Reds pitchers have yielded 22 runs and 26 hits in the club's last two games at Progressive Field, including a 12-4 defeat May 22, 2011.
"We couldn't stop them," Cincinnati manager Dusty Baker said of Monday's loss. "They couldn't really stop us. They just got one more run. I told somebody early, this is going to be a 10-9 ga...