A sure way to tell this is a special season – not even the
Philadelphia curse can keep the Reds at bay. The Redlegs found a way to win in
the City of Brotherly Love once again Wednesday night, holding on for a 3-2
Bronson Arroyo (10-7) was awesome on the hill, the Reds had
just enough timely hitting and Aroldis Chapman held on in the ninth
inning. For the complete breakdown, read on.
The breakdown of the evening’s festivities:
-Bronson Arroyo. The crafty veteran was outstanding on this
night, working eight innings of three hit, two run ball. He did not walk a
batter and he struck out four. Arroyo has been outstanding overall over his
last 10 starts, allowing three runs or less seven of those outings. Oh by the
way, he threw just 86 pitches tonight.
-Chapman shut down the door (again) in the ninth for his 31st
save. He did allow a hit, but nothing more.
-The three guys the Reds are going to count on the ...