10/5/2015 | Reds fall back, can't recover in tough 2015
Just three years removed from being National League Central division winners and two years since they were a Wild Card team, the Reds really saw how the other half lived in 2015. In a landscape dominated by the rival Cardinals, Pirates and surprising Cubs, Cincinnati quickly found itself unable to keep up. It certainly made for a long, challenging season.
10/4/2015 | Votto battles for MLB-best 143rd walk
Joey Votto's 143rd and final walk of the 2015 season extended his Major League lead, and the Reds first baseman had to really grind out the plate appearance Sunday to get it.
10/4/2015 | Happ to it: Lefty leads Bucs to home field
J.A. Happ, a non-waiver Trade Deadline insurance acquisition who has paid a huge premium, pitched the Pirates into home-field advantage for the National League Wild Card Game presented by Budweiser, hurling six shutout innings Sunday in the Bucs' 4-0 victory over the Reds.
10/4/2015 | Reds expect fewer 'lumps' for 2016 rotation
It's just about stone-cold lock that the Reds won't have 110 games started among nine rookies next season, including the Major League record final 64 games.
10/3/2015 | Votto settles for club-record-tying streak
Two streaks of great length ended Saturday night during the Reds' 3-1 victory over the Pirates. Joey Votto's streak of reaching base safely was snapped at 48 games, and Cincinnati's losing streak finally stopped at 13 games. It doesn't take an advanced degree to figure out which streak Votto cared more about.
10/3/2015 | Bucs need win to ensure home-field edge in WC
The Pirates and Reds will wrap up the regular season Sunday afternoon at PNC Park. Cincinnati may not have much left to play for, but there is much at stake for Pittsburgh heading into the postseason.
10/3/2015 | Reds end skid, dent Bucs' home-field hopes
The Reds' 13 proved to be unlucky for the Pirates. As a result, the battle for home-field advantage in the National League Wild Card Game presented by Budweiser is going down to the season's final day. Left-hander Brandon Finnegan muted the Pirates' bats Saturday to give Cincinnati a 3-1 win, ending the Reds' longest losing streak since 1945 at 13 straight.
10/3/2015 | Price to return as Reds' manager next season
Reds manager Bryan Price will return to the club next season, general manager Walt Jocketty announced Saturday.
10/2/2015 | Pirates can clinch home-field in WC behind Burnett
Pirates right-hander A.J. Burnett will make the 430th and final regular-season start of his career Saturday night, possibly the last start of his 17-year career. Burnett will lead the Pirates against the Reds at PNC Park with a chance to guarantee that the National League Wild Card Game presented by Budweiser will take place in Pittsburgh on Wednesday night.
10/2/2015 | Votto reaches base in club-record 48th straight
The infield hit he notched in Friday's 6-4 loss vs. the Pirates was atypical for Joey Votto, but it did not reduce the mark he reached that shows his capacity and consistency of getting on base. In the third inning, Votto tied the club record held by Pete Rose by reaching safely in his 48th straight game.
10/2/2015 | Free-agent-to-be Pena hopes to stay with Reds
Veteran Reds catcher Brayan Pena will be heading to the large unknown of the free-agent market after the season. Pena took to Twitter on Friday to let fans know his top preference was to remain in Cincinnati.
10/2/2015 | Bucs walk off, inch closer to home-field in WC
The Pirates had to come from behind to stay ahead. They did that in dramatic fashion Friday night, when Starling Marte's two-run homer in the 12th inning gave them a 6-4 win over the Reds, after the Bucs trailed, 4-0, into the bottom of the third.
10/1/2015 | Price: Despite 12th straight loss, Reds not giving up
Brandon Phillips fell and couldn't get up in time to avoid an out on Thursday. Stuck in a losing streak, the Reds are trying to pick themselves up as a group, but are finding it hard to put themselves into positions to win.
10/1/2015 | Wild Card at Wrigley? Cubs gain on idle Bucs
The Cubs continued their bid to host the National League Wild Card Game by posting a soggy 5-3 win Thursday afternoon over the Reds, who lost their 12th in a row.
10/1/2015 | Pirates welcome Reds targeting WC home-field edge
After falling out of the National League Central race on Wednesday, the Pirates will turn their attention on Friday toward securing home-field advantage for next week's win-or-go-home date with the Cubs.