Phillies v. Reds
Place: 5th in NL East
Last 10: 3-7
- The Phillies are 7-12 at Citizens Bank Park this season and 465-367 since the ballpark opened in 2004.
- Domonic Brown had his best game of the season going 2-for-5 with a double, his second home run of the year, two runs scored and five RBIs.
- Cody Asche swung th ebat nicely tonight going 2-for-4 with a walk, a double, two runs scored and three RBIs.
- Carlos Ruiz went 2-for-4 with a run scored and an RBI.
- Cesar Hernandez hit his first home run of the season in his only at-bat of the game.
- Marlon Byrd had a strong night going 2-for-5 with a double and two RBIs.
Place: 3rd in NL Central
Last 10: 4-6
- First baseman Joey Votto did not travel with the Reds to Philadelphia due to a left knee injury. He is slated to have an MRI on it in Cincinnati.
- Zack Cozart went 1-for-4 with a double and a run scored.
- Todd Frazier had his hitting streak snapped last night and got right back at it tonight going 1-for-3.
- Ryan Ludwick went 0-for-3 with a walk and an RBI.
- The only other Red to get a hit was Neftali Soto who went 1-for-3.
2-2, 3.34 ERA, 1.33 WHIP
Cingrani, 24, gets his first start since April 30th when he allowed three runs on six hits with two walks and two strikeouts in four innings pitched. In one career start against the Phillies, Cingrani allowed three runs on five hits with two walks and four strikeouts in five innings pitched getting the loss. That start was at Citizens Bank Park.
3-4, 3.23 ERA, 1.26 WHIP
Lee, 35, allowed four runs (all unearned) on six hits with a walk and seven strikeouts over seven innings in a 4-3 loss to the Angels on Tuesday. In 13 career starts against the Reds, Lee is 6-2 with a 3.69 ERA and a 1.29 WHIP. In 56 career career starts at Citizens Bank Park, he is 23-19 with a 2.72 ERA and a 1.05 WHIP.