Cincinnati Sports

Cubs use Reds as Saturday slump busters

Posted On April 19, 2014

Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Welington Castillo, Darwin Barney and Mike Olt all homered as the Chicago Cubs broke out of a scoring slump in an 8-4 victory over the Cincinnati Reds at Wrigley Field. Castillo had a two-run homer among his two hits, Barney also belted a two-run shot and Olt added a solo blast…

Reds deal Cubs fifth straight loss

Posted On April 18, 2014

Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Alfredo Simon yielded one unearned run through six-plus innings as the Cincinnati Reds dealt the sputtering Chicago Cubs a 4-1 loss at Wrigley Field. Two days after being shut out in both ends of a doubleheader against the New York Yankees, the Cubs mustered just six hits off Simon and three…

Chad Johnson Signs With CFL’s Alouettes

Posted On April 17, 2014

(Montreal, Quebec) -- Former NFL wide receiver Chad Johnson is resuming his career in the Great White North. The six-time Pro Bowler formerly known as "Ochocinco" has signed with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. The 36-year-old last played in the NFL in 2011 with the New England Patriots. Johnson spent his first…

Cueto’s three-hit shutout lifts Reds past Pirates

Posted On April 16, 2014

Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Johnny Cueto continued his great start with a three-hit shutout and finally received some run support to pick up his first win of the season, as the Cincinnati Reds earned a 4-0 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday afternoon at Great American Ball Park. Cueto had surrendered just five runs…

Leake helps Reds even series with Pirates

Posted On April 16, 2014

Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Mike Leake pitched into the seventh inning and drove in two runs as the Cincinnati Reds took a 7-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Leake (2-1) gave up three runs on five hits, and went 2-for-3 at the plate with a double, home run and two runs scored for the Reds,…