The players and managers Ned Yost and Bruce Bochy appeared to cause little controversy with their selections for the All-Star Game.
Eugenio Suarez hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds beat Washington 3-2 Monday night to end the Nationals' nine-game home winning streak.
Reds snap 3-game slide in opener
Eugenio Suarez's go-ahead solo shot in the eighth stood as the difference in the Reds' 3-2 win over the Nationals in D.C. Suarez finished 3-for-4 with 2 RBIs. Box score
Reds go ahead, then Nats tie it up
After Reds SS Eugenio Suarez hit a go-ahead RBI single in the top of the 6th, Nationals 3B Danny Espinosa evened it up again at 2-2 with a solo shot to right in the bottom half of the inning. Follow live
Score one for the Reds
After a brief weather delay in D.C., Anthony DeSclafani got the scoring started with an RBI-double to left field to give the Reds a 1-0 lead in the top of the second inning. Follow live
Votto should join Frazier on NL All-Star
Joey Votto should join Reds teammate Todd Frazier on the NL All-Star roster. Votto leads Cincinnati with a .387 OBP. David Schoenfield
The Kansas City Royals lead all teams with four All-Star starters, while Josh Donaldson of the Toronto Blue Jays and Bryce Harper of the Washington Nationals are top vote-getters.
NL All-Star infield starters
The top votegetters for the National League:
- 1B Paul Goldschmidt, D'backs
- 2B Dee Gordon, Marlins
- SS Jhonny Peralta, Cardinals
- 3B Todd Frazier, Reds
- C Buster Posey, Giants Watch All-Star selection show
Rookie Taylor Jungmann allowed four hits in eight innings and the Milwaukee Brewers extended their winning streak to eight games with a 6-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday.
Jungmann shuts down Reds
Brewers rookie Taylor Jungmann continues to impress, allowing just 1 run over 8 innings in the 6-1 win over Cincinnati. Adam Lind homered and drove in 3, tying a team record of 9 straight games with an RBI as Milwaukee won its 8th straight. Box score
Jungmann perfect through 4
Brewers SP Taylor Jungmann has retired the first 12 Reds he's faced today, and he's getting some run support on RBI hits from Aramis Ramirez, Scooter Gennett and Adam Lind. Follow live
Jimmy Nelson won his career-best third consecutive start and the Milwaukee Brewers rode a six-run fifth inning to a 7-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday night.
Brewers shell Reds' pitchers for victory
The game was tied 1-1 through 5, and then the wheels came off for Cincy. Milwaukee brought home 6 runners in the 6th, even scoring on a balk, as the Brewers now have a win streak of 7 after their 7-3 victory. Box score
Byrd adds RBI but Reds still trail
Marlon Byrd has been a one-man offense tonight. Unfortunately, he's basically the only offense the Reds have been able to muster. Byrd doubled to bring home Jay Bruce in the 6th, but Cincy still trails 7-3. Follow live
Wheels come off for Cincy in 5th
The Brewers plated 6 runs in the top of the 5th off of Ryan Mattheus -- scoring on four singles, a balk and a walk. After Cincinnati pitched through the lineup, Pedro Villarreal managed to close the inning Follow live
Byrd sends one bye, bye to the bleachers
Marlon Byrd sent a Jimmy Nelson sinker on a one-way trip to center field for his 14th HR of the season to give Cincy the early 1-0 lead through 2. Follow live
Carlos Gomez hit his first career grand slam and tied his career high with five RBI, leading Milwaukee over the Cincinnati Reds 12-1 Friday night and extending their winning streak to six.
Final: Brewers 12, Reds 1
Mike Fiers scattered just 3 hits in 7 scoreless innings of work, and the Brewers gave him plenty of support in a 12-1 win over the Reds. The 12 runs tie Milwaukee's season high. Box score
Brewers hit double digits
Milwaukee has put 10 runs on the board tonight in Cincinnati. It's just the 7th time this season the Brewers have scored at least 10 runs, and they're 5-1 in the previous 6 games. They lead 10-0 heading to the bottom of the 8th. Follow live
On Base Percentage.31417th
Earned Run Average4.0721st
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