Listen Live on  
 

700WLW

NewsRadio - Cincinnati, OH
 
 

Lance McAlister

Reds: Biggest win of year, means taking 3 of 4 from Brewers

 

Reds

CINCINNATI, OH - MAY 4: Todd Frazier #21 of the Cincinnati Reds celebrates his winning hit with teammate Chris Heisey #28 following the game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Great American Ball Park on May 4, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Reds won 4-3 in ten innings. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Final: Reds 4 Brewers 3 (10 innings) boxscore 
*Todd Frazier's 2B scored Chris Heisey with the winning in the bottom of the 10th. 
*Extra inning win, 1-run win, series win....might just be biggest win year.
*Reds shave 2 games off Brewers lead, cut deficit to 5.5
*Big swing game Sunday, could have been split, 7.5, instead 3 of 4 and 5.5.Heisey had walked with 2 outs.
*Reds tied for 2nd with St Louis.
*Reds now 15-16, 12-8 after starting 3-8.
*Off Monday, 2 game series in Boston, Tues-Wed.
*Brewers were 11-2 on road coming into GABP, lost 3.
*Reds trailed 2-0 and 3-1.
*Reds hit Atom Balls all day long. Schumaker roped balls for outs.
*Offense: 11 hits...2 each Votto, Phillips, Cozart.
*Cozart 4 multi-hit games last 6.
*I don't know about you, but I've always loved Phillips batting 3rd.
*Since day off, BP is 5 for 8, 2 2B, HR, RBI, BB.
*Pena's 3rd HR in 58 AB. He had 4 HR in 229 AB's last year.
*Simon: 7 IN, 5 H, 3 R, 1 BB, O K, 80 pitches/51 strikes, 6th QS.
*Reds pitching allowed just 10 runs in 4 game series.
*SP in series: 31 of a possible 37 IN, 23 H, 10 R, 5 BB, 19 K.
*Pen in series: 6 IN, 1 H, 0 R, 2 BB, 6 K.
*Parra 1-2-3 8th, pitching for 1st time since last Sunday (Freeman GW).
*Broxton scoreless 9th.
*LeCure K Gomez w/ runners 2nd/3rd in 10th.
*Brayan Pena injured hamstring? He appeared to tweak his hamstring going 1st to 3rd in 7th inning. Billy Hamilton pinch-ran for him. Corky Miller in Boston?
Scoring
T1: Scooter Ginnet HR, 1-0 Brewers
T2: Johnathan LuCroy, 2-out RBI 1B, 2-0 Brewers
B3: Brayan Pena HR #3, 456 FT, 2-1 Brewers (Pena 3 last 5 HR by Reds)
T4: Davis HR, 3-1 Brewers
B4: Frazier SF, after Phillips 2B and Heisey ground out, 3-2 Brewers
B8: Phillips HR, 3-3, 1st since April 5.
B10: Frazier game winning, walk-off 2B scored Heisey
Miss chances for Reds:
B6: Votto 2B, Phillips BB, Heisey 1B, Frazier soft line out DP.
B7: 1-out, Pena 1B, Cozart 1B, Bruce PH K, Schumaker soft line out.
Attendance:
103,955 for weekend
Friday: 32,759
Saturday: 38,243
Sunday: 32,953
Jay Bruce was scratched before the game with a sore knee.

CINCINNATI, OH - MAY 4: Brandon Phillips #4 of the Cincinnati Reds celebrates after hitting a home run to tie the game in the eighth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Great American Ball Park on May 4, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Reds won 4-3 in ten innings. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Recommended Stories

More from 700WLW

*