Reds take series against Cardinals with 8-0 win

Posted April 10, 2017

(The team's rotation schedule is uncertain after Feldman pitches Sunday and Finnegan on Monday; Amir Garrett and Rookie Davis have also started for the Reds so far this season.) Arroyo signed a minor-league deal with his old team in the offseason after missing most of the last two seasons after having Tommy John surgery and dealing with rotator cuff tears. He hit two batters, walked one and threw a wild pitch.

A former four-star hoops recruit who played two seasons at St. John's, Garrett switched to baseball after transferring to Cal State-Northridge with intentions of continuing his basketball career.

Michael Lorenzen and Raisel Iglesias combined for three innings of hitless relief.

DETROIT - Jordan Zimmermann pitched six strong innings, Jose Iglesias and James McCann hit solo home runs and Detroit downed Boston Rat Comerica Park.

Eugenio Suarez doubled home a run for the Reds in the fourth while Scott Schebler belted a two-run homer in the eighth, his second in as many games.

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There were no odd plays at Busch Stadium, a day after a pitch that bounced got stuck to Cardinal catcher Yadier Molina's chest protector.

Twins 3, White Sox 1: Phil Hughes pitched six strong innings for his first win in nearly a year and Minnesota beat Chicago for its first 4-0 start since 1987.

Cincinnati Reds' starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals Saturday, April 8, 2017, in St. Louis. Suarez scooted home on the error to make it a six-run lead. The inning started with Billy Hamilton pulling a ball to right that landed in front of Grichuk for what would have been a single for anyone else.

"I felt like we left some (runs) out there", Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said, noting his team left 12 men on base.

Gordon's double off reliever Jandel Gustave brought home Brandon Moss and Alcides Escobar and followed a bases-loaded passed ball by Astros catcher Evan Gattis that allowed Salvador Perez to score.

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Zimmermann (1-0), whose 2016 season was hampered by groin and neck injuries, limited the Red Sox to one run on four hits in his longest outing since June 30.

Zimmermann (1-0) labored early but allowed only one run and four hits.

"It was a good play on their part", Price said. Tanaka allowed the three runs and six hits with five strikeouts and four walks in five innings. St. Louis drew a dozen walks from four pitchers but only cashed four of them into runs and stranded a dozen runners.

Reds: C Devin Mesoraco (right hip) caught six innings for Double-A Pensacola on Thursday.

The St. Louis Cardinals just finished a hard-fought series against the Chicago Cubs, losing two of three.

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Cincinnati will turn to Scott Feldman (0-1, 5.79 ERA) to try to quell St. Louis' offense.