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Reds shuffle staff to win

The Reds overcame Johnny Cueto's early exit, but their rotation is scrambled

Updated: October 7, 2012, 9:32 AM ET
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

SAN FRANCISCO -- Generally speaking, it is usually not a good sign when you use three of your starting pitchers in the first three innings of one game, especially when you're just starting the postseason. Then again, it's better than getting no-hit in your postseason opener.

In a start that made their 2010 no-hit loss to Roy Halladay seem downright encouraging, the Reds lost their ace just eight pitches into the game Saturday night when Johnny Cueto left in the first inning with what ...

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