Former South Aiken standout Andrew Faulkner is succeeding since move to bullpen

...Giants acquir ed outfielder Marlon Byrd on Thursday in an attempt to add more offense. The player who went to the Cincinnati Reds in the deal is a former Augusta GreenJacket.Right-handed reliever Stephen Johnson had a 3.61 ERA in 45 appearances...

Nationals hire Dusty Baker as manager

...reached the postseason a half-dozen other times.Baker also managed the Chicago Cubs and, most recently, the Cincinnati Reds, who fired him in 2013. Baker won NL Manager of the Year honors in 1993, 1997 and 2000. He retired as a player...

Rangers win West; Astros clinch last playoff spot

...Stadium.Meanwhile in the National League, Pittsburgh clinched the home field in the NL wild card-game, beating the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday behind J.A. Happ's stellar outing and Pedro Alvarez's long homer.The Pirates (98-64) locked...

GreenJackets' hot July sparks memories of second-half run

...Right-hander Keury Mella, a 2014 GreenJacket, and slugger Adam Duvall, from the 2011 team, were dealt to the Cincinnati Reds on Friday for right-hander Mike Leake.Mella, considered one of San Francisco's best prospects before the trade...

Double in ninth lifts Reds over Braves

...catcher with a sore hip doubled home the winning run with one out in the ninth inning on Tuesday night, sending the Cincinnati Reds to a 4-3 victory over the slumping Atlanta Braves.The Reds snapped a three-game losing streak with the first...

Wild pitch by Chapman helps Braves escape with a victory

...stole a base and scored on the closer's 103 mph wild pitch, rallying the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night.The Braves snapped a three-game losing streak and sent Cincinnati's best reliever to his second...

Braves get 2nd shutout of season

ATLANTA - Julio Teheran gave up just three singles in six sharp innings and the Atlanta Braves beat the Cincinnati Reds 5-0 Sunday for a split of the four-game series.

Major League Baseball adjusts rules in effort to speed up game

...I didn't like to run out there and as soon as I turn around, people are yelling from the dugout to go back," Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price said. "It's a waste of time. It's embarrassing. Nobody really wants to do it. If we can...

Cincinnati ace Johnny Cueto's status for spring training is in doubt

Johnny Cueto would like to have a new contract before Opening Day.The 20-game winner knows the Cincinnati Reds might not want to pay him the going rate for a No. 1 starter, leaving his status in doubt as camp opens.Cueto is in the final...

Defections still happening despite improved relations between US and Cuba

...stars like Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox, Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers, and Aroldis Chapman of the Cincinnati Reds. They leave family behind, and reunification is never easy. The Cuban government also loses millions in training...