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Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips tries to turn a double play Thursday afternoon in the first inning as the Cubs' Chris Coghlan slides in. Cincinnati won 7-2. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Soler Has 2 Hits, But Reds Top Cubs

Chicago righty Jake Arrieta got shelled, as Cincinnati took an early 6-0 lead.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2014

Cubs pitcher Jake Arrieta. (Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds

Jake Arrieta opposes Dylan Axelrod this afternoon at Great American Ball Park.

CBS Chicago–08/28/2014

Cubs right-hander Jacob Turner. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds

Outfielder Jorge Soler is expected to make his debut in Cincinnati tonight.

CBS Chicago–08/27/2014

Travis Wood. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds

Travis Wood opposes Johnny Cueto tonight at Great American Ballpark.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2014

Marlins catcher Jeff Mathis tags out the Reds' Zack Cozart at home plate Thursday night. The call was overturned and Cozart was called safe due to the home plate collision rule. (Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

MLB Defends ‘Joke’ Of A Call At Home Plate

This was all sorts of puzzling.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2014

29. Chicago Cubs (2-4)

Levine: Bonifacio Still A Cub — For Now

Emilio Bonifacio can only play the waiting game.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2014

Former Reds great Pete Rose in 2010. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Pete Rose Could Have Role In All-Star Game Next Year

The Reds, Rose’s former team, will host the 2015 All-Star Game.

CBS Chicago–07/16/2014

Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Emma: All-Star Honor A Milestone In Rizzo’s Maturation

“You grow up and you want to be an All-Star,” Anthony Rizzo says.

CBS Chicago–07/14/2014

The Cubs' Anthony Rizzo, left, and Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Levine: Cubs Look To Rizzo, Castro For Leadership

Anthony Rizzo has “the heart to be a leader,” Cubs manager Rick Renteria said.

CBS Chicago–07/11/2014

Cubs right-hander Kyle Hendricks. (Getty Images)

Valbuena’s Triple Lifts Cubs Over Reds In 12th

Luis Valbuen’a drove a pair home in the 12th inning as the Chicago avoided being swept.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2014

Junior Lake, left, and Anthony Rizzo. (Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds

Kyle Hendricks opposes Homer Bailey this afternoon at Great American Ballpark.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2014

Starlin Castro. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds

Dallas Beeler opposes Alfredo Simon tonight at Great American Ballpark.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2014

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Report: Cubs Calling Up Alcantara For 2-Day Stint

He’ll fill in for Darwin Barney, who’s taking paternity leave.

CBS Chicago–07/09/2014

Cubs left-hander Travis Wood. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Reds Strike Early, Beat Cubs In Doubleheader Opener

Cincinnati scored three times in the opening frame, and Johnny Cueto handled it from there.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2014

Cubs left-hander Travis Wood. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds Playing Doubleheader

Travis Wood and Tsuyoshi Wada, who’s making his MLB debut, will pitch for the Cubs today.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2014

Billy Hamilton #6 of the Cincinnati Reds gets back to first base safely on a pick-off attempt in the first inning as Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs takes the throw at Great American Ball Park on July 7, 2014 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images)

Reds Top Cubs 9-3

Jay Bruce played first base for the first time since high school and committed an error that let in a run Monday night, but later homered to help the Cincinnati Reds rally for a 9-3 victory over the Chicago Cubs in the opener of a five-game series.


Cubs righty Edwin Jackson. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Preview: Cubs-Reds

Edwin Jackson opposes Mike Leake tonight at Great American Ballpark.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2014

Cubs righty Edwin Jackson. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Preview: Reds-Cubs

Matt Latos opposes Edwin Jackson tonight at Wrigley Field.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2014

Reds outfielder Billy Hamilton. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Emma: Reds’ Hamilton Has Speed Never Seen In Baseball

There’s no one quite like Billy Hamilton.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2014

Jake Arrieta. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Levine: Arrieta Flirts With History

Jake Arrieta was perfect through six innings Tuesday before settling for a well-earned win.

CBS Chicago–06/25/2014