Phoenix, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Josh Collmenter faced the minimum 27 batters en route to a three-hit shutout -- the first of his career -- as the Arizona Diamondbacks downed the Cincinnati Reds, 4-0, in the opener of a four-game series Thursday at Chase Field. Collmenter (4-2) struck out five without issuing a walk and joined…
(Cincinnati, OH) -- The Reds try to find some consistency as they play the second of four against the Dodgers at Great American Ball Park. Cincinnati sits at 29-and-33. Mike Leake toes the rubber for the Reds opposite Josh Beckett. Leake is 3-and-5 with a 3.29 ERA.
(Pittsburgh, PA) -- The Reds go for a three-game sweep of the Pirates this afternoon at PNC Park. Cincinnati is back at the .500 mark with a 35-and-35 record. Homer Bailey, who is 7-and-3, takes the hill for the Reds opposite Jeff Locke.