The Cincinnati Reds fell to the Philadelphia Phillies yesterday, 3-2. The Reds were on the board first on a Jay Bruce solo homer in the second. Cincinnati added to the lead in the sixth with a Todd Frazier RBI double, but in the eighth Chase Utley cut the Redleg lead to one on an RBI single. In the ninth, Philadelphia got to Aroldis Chapman as Erik Kratz blasted a solo homer to tie it and Freddy Galvis gave the Phillies the win with a solo shot of his own. The Reds are now 26-18 and will head to New York tonight to battle the Mets. Johnny Cueto will toe the rubber against Shaun Marcum. The game can be heard on 970 WATH with pre game at 6:40 and first pitch at 7:10.
The Cleveland Indians toppled the Seattle Mariners yesterday, 6-0. The Tribe jumped on Felix Hernandez early, scoring twice in the first behind a Michael Brantley RBI single. Cleveland added three in the second on a Michael Brantley three-run homer and one in the fourth on a Drew Stubbs RBI groundout. Cleveland hurler Justin Masterson was outstanding, throwing seven shutout innings and surrendering just three hits with eleven strikeouts. The Indians will now wrap up the four game set with Seattle today at noon.
Elsewhere in the MLB, Colorado blanked San Francisco, 5-0. San Diego toppled Washington, 13-4. Oakland clipped Kansas City, 4-3. The LA Angels bested the Chicago White Sox, 6-2. The New York Mets edged the Chicago Cubs, 4-3. St. Louis defeated Milwaukee, 4-2. Boston handled Minnesota, 5-1. Pittsburgh shutout Houston, 1-0. Tampa Bay topped Baltimore, 3-1. Atlanta toppled the LA Dodgers, 5-2 and Miami ousted Arizona, 2-1.
In NBA playoff action, San Antonio blasted Memphis to take a 1-0 series lead, 105-83.
In NHL Stanley Cup playoff action, Boston took a 2-0 series lead with a 5-2 win over the New York Rangers and Ottawa edged Pittsburgh, 2-1 in overtime.
On your radio dial tonight, it’s the Sports Fan presented by J&K Contracting. That’s on 970 WATH and it’s from 6:06 to 6:40.
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