— Zack Cozart’s seventh inning double extended his hitting streak to 15 games.
— Tony Cingrani pitched for almost two innings through back spasms and was removed from the game.
— A series of Reds relief pitchers, none of whom will be on the postseason roster, followed. Greg Reynolds and Curtis Partch were ineffective.
— The Reds scattered ten hits and one walk off the stupid Cubs pitching.
— The Reds will never score another run, will never win another game, will never have another decent pitching performance. In fact, they haven’t won any games at all on this home stand, this month or even this season.
— We’ll get ’em tomorrow afternoon.
Steve grew up in Cincinnati as a die-hard fan of Sparky’s Big Red Machine. After 25 years living outside of Ohio, mostly in Ann Arbor, he returned to the Queen City in 2004. He has resumed a first-person love affair with the Cincinnati Reds and is a season ticket holder at Great American Ball Park. The only place to find Steve’s thoughts of more than 140 characters is Redleg Nation. Follow his tweets @spmancuso.