Jesse Winker (Photo: Doug Gray)

Cincinnati Reds 11, Pittsburgh Pirates 9 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 54

Six home runs flew out of Great American Ball Park off the bats of Cincinnati Reds (28-26) hitters, and the home team needed every bit of that muscle to score an 11-9 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates (23-31) in the opening game of a three-game series between National League Central Division rivals. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.
Eugenio Suarez (Photo: Doug Gray)

San Diego Padres 8, Cincinnati Reds 5 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 53

Matt Bowman had his first subpar relief outing of the season, allowing the San Diego Padres (29-25) to score three times in the top of the 10th inning on their way to an 8-5 extra-inning victory over the Cincinnati Reds (27-26) at Great American Ball Park. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.
Michael Lorenzen (Photo: Doug Gray)

Cincinnati Reds 9, San Diego Padres 2 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 52

Three Cincinnati Reds (27-25) pitchers combined to limit the San Diego Padres (28-25) to two hits, and Michael Lorenzen was the star of the game despite not appearing in a pitching role. Final score: Reds 9, Padres 2 at Great American Ball Park. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.
Joey Votto (Photo: Doug Gray)

Cincinnati Reds 5, San Diego Padres 4 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 50

Had this game been real instead of a simulation, it might have gone down as one of the more memorable regular-season games in recent Cincinnati Reds history. The Cincinnati Reds (26-24) combined clutch late-inning hitting, game-saving defense and sterling pitching to record a 5-4 11-inning victory over the San Diego Padres (27-24) at Great American Ball Park. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.
Shogo Akiyama Cincinnati Reds

Cincinnati Reds 9, Cleveland Indians 6 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 49

Shogo Akiyama returned from the 10-day injured list with four hits, including one which sparked a go-ahead four-run rally in the seventh inning, leading the Cincinnati Reds (25-24) to a 9-6 victory over the Cleveland Indians (32-19) at Progressive Field. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.
Michael Lorenzen (Photo: Doug Gray)

Cincinnati Reds 4, Cleveland Indians 2 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 48

A three-run 11th inning rally and some clutch relief pitching by Michael Lorenzen propelled the Cincinnati Reds (24-24) to a hard-fought 4-2 victory over the Cleveland Indians (32-18) at Progressive Field. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.
Joey Votto (Photo: Doug Gray)

Cincinnati Reds 2, Milwaukee Brewers 1 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 47

For the second time in three games, defensive miscues cost the Milwaukee Brewers (24-24) dearly, and the Cincinnati Reds (23-24) took advantage in registering a 2-1 victory at Great American Ball Park. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.
Nick Senzel (Photo: Doug Gray)

Cincinnati Reds 13, Milwaukee Brewers 4 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 46

Nick Senzel went 2-for-4 with four runs batted in to lead a balanced Cincinnati Reds (22-24) offensive attack in a 13-4 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers (24-23) at Great American Ball Park. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.
Phillip Ervin (Photo: Doug Gray)

Cincinnati Reds 9, Milwaukee Brewers 5 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 45

Eugenio Suarez broke out of an offensive slump with three hits, including his team-leading 12th home run, and two runs batted in to lead the Cincinnati Reds (21-24) to a 9-5 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers (24-22) at Great American Ball Park. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.
Tucker Barnhart (Photo: Doug Gray)

Milwaukee Brewers 10, Cincinnati Reds 9 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 44

Pedro Strop allowed two home runs by Milwaukee Brewers (24-21) batters in the top of the eighth inning, allowing the visiting team to score a 10-9 come-from-behind victory over the Cincinnati Reds (20-24) at Great American Ball Park. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.
Joey Votto (Photo: Doug Gray)

Cincinnati Reds 14, Miami Marlins 7 in Strat-O-Matic 2020 season simulation game 43

Three hits apiece from Mark Payton, Tucker Barnhart and Joey Votto led a relentless Cincinnati Reds (20-23) offensive attack which defeated the Miami Marlins (16-28) by a 14-7 score at Great American Ball Park. The three-game sweep of the Marlins was the first for the sim Reds this season. That was the result today as Strat-O-Matic games of Glen Head, N.Y., continued its announced plan to simulate the entire 2020 Major League Baseball season on a day-by-day basis for as long as actual game play is on hold.