Cincinnati Sports

Latos, Schumaker lead Reds over Cubs

Posted On August 27, 2014

Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Mat Latos pitched into the eighth inning and Skip Schumaker drove in two runs in Cincinnati's 7-5 victory over the Chicago Cubs at Great American Ball Park. Cuban outfielder Jorge Soler homered in his first career plate appearance, and his RBI single capped a three-run top of the eighth to get…

Bengals announce extension for LB Burfict

Posted On August 27, 2014

Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - The Cincinnati Bengals have made their agreement with linebacker Vontaze Burfict on a new four-year contract official, keeping the 2013 Pro Bowl selection under team control through the 2017 season. The Cincinnati Enquirer reported last week that Burfict, Cincinnati's leading tackler in each of the last two seasons and one of…

Cubs Blank Reds

Posted On August 27, 2014

(Cincinnati, OH) -- Travis Wood was lights out for six frames as Chicago blanked the Reds 3-0 at the Great American Ballpark yesterday. Johnny Cueto took the loss after six-and-a-third-innings of three-run ball for the Reds. Todd Frazier, Zack Cozart and Skip Schumaker each singled in the loss. Cincinnati has lost eight of its last…

NASCAR releases 2015 Sprint Cup Series schedule

Posted On August 26, 2014

Daytona Beach, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway returning to its traditional Labor Day weekend date is one of many changes NASCAR has made to its 2015 schedule for the Sprint Cup Series.NASCAR officially released next year's schedule for its premier series on Tuesday. Atlanta Motor Speedway, Kentucky Speedway and the spring races at Phoenix…

Wood, Cubs blank Reds

Posted On August 26, 2014

Cincinnati, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Anthony Rizzo and Arismendy Alcantara both homered as the Chicago Cubs shut out the Cincinnati Reds, 3-0, in the opener of a three-game set on Tuesday. The two home runs provided the Cubs with all they needed to back a solid outing from Travis Wood (8-11), who snapped a string of…