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Reds shut down by Pirates' Nova, 4-1, in fifth straight loss
PITTSBURGH (AP) - The Cincinnati Reds picked the wrong time to run into a hot pitcher. Ivan Nova pitched a six-hitter to stay unbeaten with Pittsburgh and Jung Ho Kang hit a two-run double to key a three-run first inning as the Pirates defeated Cincinnati 4-1 on Thursday night, extending ...
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Scenes throughout Progressive Field during today's Cleveland Indians game: Follow along on Facebook Live, Snapchat
Add cleveland.com on Facebook and Snapchat to see coverage of everything that goes into staging an Indians game. Scenes throughout Progressive Field during a Cleveland Indians game: Follow along Thursday on Facebook Live, Snapchat CLEVELAND, Ohio - Have you ever wondered what goes into staging a Cleveland Indians game - from the all the delicious concessions to the visiting clubhouse crew to merchandising, and more? Follow cleveland.com on Facebook and Snapchat today to see how it all comes together before and during the Indians' day game against the Houston Astros. Cleveland.com will have several reporters stationed all over Progressive Field and social media coordinators Maura Zurick and Hayden Grove will show you all the stations on Facebook Live and Snapchat. Here's how you can follow along: Follow cleveland.com on Facebook here. Add cleveland.com on Snapchat. Our username is clevelanddotcom Tune in to see all the behind-the-scenes work, including preparing food to collecting tickets and getting the gift shops ready. We'll also be spending time with the visiting clubhouse crew, vendors and our favorite drummer, John Adams. First pitch is at 12:10 p.m. but the coverage will begin a couple of hours before the game on Facebook and Snapchat.
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Nationals' Stephen Strasburg exits game early with elbow pain
Strasburg ended up pitching just 2 1/3 innings and 42 pitches.         
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Jose Reyes helps New York Mets record 14th straight win over Cincinnati Reds
By Jeff Wallner, The Sports Xchange CINCINNATI -- Jose Reyes has hit six home runs in 40 games with the New York Mets, including a homer in each of the past two contests.
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Joe Maddon stresses 'heartbeat' leads to success during team meeting
Manager Joe Maddon conducted the first of what he hopes are three meetings this season to his Cubs players. Maddon addressed his players Saturday at their theater at their training complex. Players and staffers watched clips from the postseason. Maddon continued to stress that Cubs' Game 4 victory...
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Cincinnati Reds sign OF Ryan Raburn
Alex ButlerFeb. 18 (UPI) -- Right-handed outfielder Ryan Raburn hit just .220 last season, but the 35-year-old still earned an invitation to spring training.
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Chicago Cubs tickets for Big League Weekend sell out in hours
The Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds will play at Cashman Field on March 25-26.
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Atlanta Braves near deal to land Cincinnati Reds' Brandon Phillips
The Sports Xchange The Atlanta Braves are close to landing three-time All-Star second baseman Brandon Phillips from the Cincinnati Reds, Fox Sports reported Saturday night.
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Cincinnati Zoo staff caring for 3 newborn Malayan tiger cubs
CINCINNATI (AP) - Three Malayan tiger cubs are being cared for in the Cincinnati Zoo's nursery. The zoo says the first-time mother's maternal instincts didn't kick in, raising the threat to the cubs that their body temperatures would get too low without their mother's warmth. The zoo says nursery staffers ...
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Tickets going on sale for Cubs, Reds in Vegas’ Big League Weekend
Tickets for this year’s Big League Weekend at Cashman Field will go on sale at noon Monday at the Cashman Field box office and online.
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Saunders: Rockies’ offseason garners mixed reviews from national baseball pundits
'Tis the season for offseason report cards and evaluations. Baseball writers just can't help themselves. We hand out grades and pass out evaluations well before catchers and pitchers check in at spring training.
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Cubs, Reds Big League Weekend tickets on sale Monday
Tickets for this year’s Big League Weekend at Cashman Field will go on sale Monday, Feb. 13 at noon, both at the Cashman Field box office and online.
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Mets in bizarre experiment: They didn’t actually add anyone
In re-signing Jerry Blevins and Fernando Salas last week, the Mets put the (apparently) finishing touches on what will go down as one of the odder offseasons in recent baseball history. To dumb it down: 1. They retained six players whom they could have jettisoned. They re-signed Blevins, Yoenis Cespedes and Salas as free agents;...
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Harpers Ferry mayor says city sales tax beneficial
HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. (AP) - The mayor of Harpers Ferry says the Eastern Panhandle community has brought in $60,000 over six months from the implementation of a city sales and use tax after being granted home rule status. The Journal (http://bit.ly/2kvMhAL ) reports Harpers Ferry Mayor Gregory Vaughn says the ...
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Cincinnati Reds: Bronson Arroyo passes physical, Desmond Jennings deal close
Alex ButlerFeb. 2 (UPI) -- Bronson Arroyo hasn't thrown a big-league pitch in two years, but he wants another shot at it.
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Minnesota Twins sign RHP Matt Belisle
Alex ButlerFeb. 2 (UPI) -- Franchises are frantically snatching up available arms as the relief pitcher market dwindles down in Major League Baseball.
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Former Reds catcher Johnny Bench launches anti-bullying app
CINCINNATI (AP) - Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Johnny Bench has launched a new cellphone app aimed at combatting bullying in schools nationwide. The Cincinnati Reds catcher officially launched his "Smithfield School App" on Thursday at the Montgomery Inn Boathouse in downtown Cincinnati. The app - named for its ...
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Cubs, Kris Bryant will face Reds in Las Vegas for Big League Weekend
The Triple-A Las Vegas 51s announced the defending World Series champion Cubs will again anchor its Big League Weekend at Cashman Field ...
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Cubs, Reds to play in Las Vegas on March 25-26
The potential selection of Kris Bryant as the National League Most Valuable Player on Thursday night could make his spring homecoming even sweeter. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority and the Las Vegas 51s announced Thursday that the Cubs would make their 13th consecutive appearance...
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Cubs and Reds to faceoff during Big League Weekend at Cashman Field
Before the World Series champion Chicago Cubs wrap up their Spring Training schedule and begin their title defense, they’ll make their annual stop at Cashman Field next spring.
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Lester wins 18th, Rizzo drives in 104th as Cubs top Reds 6-1
CHICAGO — Joey Votto's hard-hit comebacker struck Jon Lester and ricocheted toward first as the left-hander doubled over.Joe Maddon rushed to the mound, uncertain where the ball had hit his star pitcher. But Lester got up and wanted nothing of the visit, brushing off his manager just as he waved off curious reporters after the game."It's my right hand," Lester said. "I don't need it."
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Reds allow 3 more homers, set record in 5-2 loss to Cubs
CHICAGO (AP) - Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price wanted no part of this record. Tim Adleman spoiled a terrific outing by giving up two of Chicago's three home runs, and the Reds lost 5-2 to the Cubs on Monday night in the opener of a 10-game road trip. Addison Russell ...
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Joey Votto, Tucker Barnhart lead Cincinnati Reds over Pittsburgh Pirates
By Jeff Wallner, The Sports Xchange CINCINNATI -- When the announcement was made in the press box that Joey Votto had collected four hits in Sunday's game, the reaction was a collective shrug.
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What is the Cubs' magic number?
The Cubs' magic number is 10. This figure signifies the combination of Cubs' wins and second-place Cardinals' losses needed to clinch the National League Central title. On Tuesday,  the Cubs lost to the Brewers 12-5. The Cardinals beat the Pirates 9-7.  Remaining Cubs schedule | Remaining Cardinals...
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Cubs' Jason Heyward sits as Albert Almora Jr. starts in RF vs. Astros
Slumping right fielder Jason Heyward will be on the bench Sunday night when the Cubs face the Houston Astros in the third and final game of their interleague series. Heyward is in the midst of an 0-for-17 slump, with several balls not hit hard. Albert Almora Jr. will start in right field in place...
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Jake Arrieta 'more prepared' as Cubs near playoffs berth
Jake Arrieta takes the mound Sunday night with the luxury of not pitching in a critical situation. That's a position Arrieta likes as the Cubs try to clinch the National League Central title as soon as possible to line up their rotation for the playoffs. "The level of confidence isn't any different,"...
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