NEW YORK (AP) - Brandon Phillips bounced a bizarre double over first base to snap a ninth-inning tie, and the Cincinnati Reds completed a three-game sweep of the struggling New York Mets with a 7-4 victory Wednesday.
NEW YORK (AP) -- Mike Leake pitched three-hit ball for seven sharp innings and the Cincinnati Reds parlayed star third baseman David Wright's early error Tuesday night into a 4-0 victory over the New York Mets.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Miguel Cabrera hit a two-run homer and Max Scherzer retired 22 straight batters after the first inning, leading the Detroit Tigers to a 5-1 win over Cleveland on Tuesday night to stop the Indians’ winning streak at five and trim their lead in the AL Central.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- The Cleveland Indians are finding ways to win these days even when something goes wrong.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Turn a corner on the second floor of baseball’s Hall of Fame and there it is.
DETROIT (AP) — Terry Francona’s Cleveland Indians passed their first test against the defending American League champions.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Don Lutz's mother didn't like the sound of his voice when he called her at home in Germany an hour before he started in left field for the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Cincinnati Reds survived the Wrigley Field winds to complete a sweep.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Judging by the mood in their clubhouse, it'd be hard to think that Cleveland Indians' six-game winning streak had just ended.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Scott Kazmir can be excused for not recalling any details about his last major league victory.
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Cincinnati Reds were watching when Carlos Marmol came on to pitch the eighth inning, and they knew exactly what to do.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Drew Stubbs' RBI double with one out in the 10th inning lifted the Cleveland Indians to their fifth straight victory, 7-6 over the Minnesota Twins on Friday night.
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Cincinnati Reds needed every clutch hit they could manage and almost every arm in their bullpen Friday to hold off the Chicago Cubs.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Ryan Raburn tied a career high with four hits, Trevor Bauer allowed one hit in five strong innings for his first American League win, and the Cleveland Indians beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-0 on Wednesday night.
CHICAGO (AP) -- Cleveland Indians starter Zach McAllister was able to wiggle through some early wildness against the Chicago White Sox with minimal damage. It was a big blow in the fifth off the bat of Alex Rios that was McAallister's ultimate unraveling.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Todd Frazier gave Mat Latos all the run support he needed, and Latos gave the Cincinnati Reds exactly what they needed to finish off a 10-game homestand in style.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Carlos Marmol blew a lead in the ninth before Darwin Barney bailed him out with a homer in the 10th inning on Tuesday night, lifting the Chicago Cubs to a 4-2 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.
HOUSTON (AP) -- The Cleveland Indians hit four home runs and manager Terry Francona still thought a catch by Drew Stubbs was the biggest play of the day.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Among the few people not concerned with Joey Votto's home-run drought were the first baseman his Cincinnati Reds teammates.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Brandon Phillips had a game-ending sacrifice fly in the 13th inning, giving the Cincinnati Reds a 3-2 victory over the Miami Marlins on Saturday.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Quite a turnaround for the Reds, who went from dropping five in a row to winning two games in one day. A little well-timed hitting will do that.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Converted closer Alfredo Aceves coasted through five innings, Mike Napoli and Daniel Nava drove in two runs apiece and the Red Sox, bonded by the tragedy in Boston, struck quickly against Justin Masterson and beat the Cleveland Indians 6-3 on Wednesday night for their fifth straight win.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The Reds’ wild opening week includes another extra-inning loss.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Todd Frazier and Zack Cozart each homered twice, and the Reds hit six in all -- including Xavier Paul's pinch grand slam -- while sending the Washington Nationals to their first loss of the season, 15-0 on Friday night.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Matt Moore pitched six sharp innings and Ben Zobrist drove in three runs to lead the Tampa Bay Rays over the Cleveland Indians 4-0 on Friday night.
TORONTO (AP) -- Mark Reynolds hit a tiebreaking home run in the 11th inning and the Cleveland Indians beat the Toronto Blue Jays 3-2 on Wednesday night.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Brandon Phillips hit a three-run homer in his new role as Cincinnati’s cleanup hitter, and Joey Votto drove in the winning run with a ninth-inning single Wednesday night, rallying the Reds to a 5-4 victory over the Los Angeles Angels.
TORONTO (AP) -- NL Cy Young winner R.A. Dickey and the overhauled Toronto Blue Jays struggled in their opener and lost to Asdrubal Cabrera, Justin Masterson and the Cleveland Indians 4-1 Tuesday night.
CLEVELAND — You’ve probably heard this before.
CINCINNATI — Opening Day in Cincinnati is a holiday.
It’s not my field of dreams, but it’s pretty darn close.
Where were you this week when the Cleveland Indians shocked the world?
LIMA — When a team compiles a record of 97-65, fans come out.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- Nick Swisher's smile was broader and brighter than the Chief Wahoo logo on his new cap.
CINCINNATI — Ryan Ludwick left the Reds to see if there was a better deal available on the free agent market. He found at least one, but turned it down to stay with Cincinnati.
The baseball winter meetings are over.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Facing elimination again, the San Francisco Giants came out swinging. Got a saving relief appearance from Tim Lincecum, too.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Joaquin Arias hit a grounder toward third base and took off toward third, covering those 90 feet in a blink as a full-to-capacity ballpark went silent with angst.
CLEVELAND (AP) — Terry Francona could have waited to manage somewhere else. At some point, a more talented team in a major market with a massive payroll would make him an offer.
CINCINNATI (AP) — Homer Bailey played catch in the sun-splashed outfield at Great American Ball Park, his usual routine the day before a start. Nothing different at all, as far as the Texan let on.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Sam LeCure, Mat Latos and three other relievers shut down San Francisco after Cincinnati lost ace Johnny Cueto in the first inning with a back injury, and the Reds were powered by home runs from Brandon Phillips and Jay Bruce to beat the Giants 5-2 in Game 1 of the NL division series Saturday night.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Johnny Cueto was disappointed he failed to become the Cincinnati Reds’ first 20-game winner in 24 years.
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Homer Bailey had a certain milestone on his mind when he walked to the mound Friday night. He wound up pulling off an even bigger feat.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- General manager Walt Jocketty hit the "send" button on his cellphone right at the final out, informing his manager that the Reds' championship celebration was on.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Instead of another clinching homer, Jay Bruce struck out. That's how it went for the Cincinnati Reds in their first try at winning the NL Central.
MIAMI (AP) -- The Cincinnati Reds tied a season high with 17 hits and it was their final one that proved to be the biggest.
CLEVELAND (AP) -- For a few moments Sunday, the Indians could briefly stop thinking about the epic slide that has engulfed their season.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- Homer Bailey pitched seven solid innings and the Cincinnati Reds came up with just enough offense to squeeze out a 2-1 win over Pittsburgh on Wednesday night for a three-game sweep of the Pirates.
CINCINNATI (AP) -- As soon as the ball cleared the wall in left field, left-hander Aroldis Chapman went to the back part of the mound, squatted and looked down at the dirt.
DETROIT (AP) -- When Detroit lost two straight to the struggling Cleveland Indians, Tigers manager Jim Leyland vowed to keep an even keel.