Stories by Joe Kay

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Friday, Aug 22, 2014

Upton's homer in 12th lifts Braves

CINCINNATI - Justin Upton hit a two-run homer in the 12th inning Friday night, rallying the Atlanta Braves to a 3-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds after left-hander Mike Minor came up four outs ...
By Joe Kay

Thursday, Aug 21, 2014

Upton leads Braves past Reds

CINCINNATI - The Atlanta Braves extended their offensive resurgence with an 8-0 victory over the fading Cincinnati Reds on Thursday night.
By Joe Kay

Sunday, Aug 17, 2014

Serena finally breaks through in Ohio

MASON, Ohio - Serena Williams needed only 62 minutes to beat Ana Ivanovic 6-4, 6-1 on Sunday in the Western & Southern Open for a personal breakthrough.
By Joe Kay

Monday, July 7, 2014

Reds outfielder is going to fill for Votto

CINCINNATI - Four hours before the first pitch, right fielder Jay Bruce was taking ground balls at a position he hasn't played since high school. 
By Joe Kay

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Reds' late-season slump has carried over to 2014

CINCINNATI - The Reds' season has started a lot like the last one ended, with a lot of losses set up by a lot runners stranded on base. All they can do is ride it out.
By Joe Kay

Monday, March 24, 2014

Dayton proves it's not just a starting point

With two close wins under daunting circumstances, the Flyers have turned Dayton into more than just a starting point for the NCAA Tournament. It’s a focal point.
By Joe Kay

Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014

Chargers get 27-10 win over Bengals

San Diego took advantage of Andy Dalton's three turnovers in the second half on Sunday, extending the Cincinnati Bengals' streak of playoff misery to 23 years and counting.
By Joe Kay

Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013

Bengals lose punter to broken jaw

CINCINNATI - Kevin Huber is scheduled for surgery Friday for his broken jaw, a season-ending injury that left the Bengals looking for another punter and holder to help them through their playoff ...
By Joe Kay

Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013

Keg of nails is main incentive in rivalry game

CINCINNATI — The schedule makers for the first AAC season came up with quite an ending: Louisville at Cincinnati. But the only thing they have left to play for is the keg of nails.
By Joe Kay

Monday, Sept. 16, 2013

Bengals' Bernard impressive in win

CINCINNATI - Running back Giovani Bernard scored his first two NFL touchdowns, one of them on a short pass that he turned into a 27-yard score, and the Cincinnati Bengals beat Pittsburgh 20-10 on ...
By Joe Kay

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Reds' Bailey no-hits Giants

CINCINNATI - Another hard-throwin' Texan has developed a knack for no-hitters.
By Joe Kay

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Game times vary widely by ballpark

MLB game times vary widely by ballpark and take much longer in hitter-friendly places.
By Joe Kay

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Braves bounce back against Reds

CINCINNATI - Dan Uggla hit a pair of solo homers and Juan Francisco added his first-career grand slam as the Braves recovered from a stunning last-swing loss by beating the Cincinnati Reds 7-2 on ...
By Joe Kay

Tuesday, May 7, 2013

Reds' late homers stun Braves

CINCINNATI - Devin Mesoraco and Shin-Soo Choo hit two-out homers in the bottom of the ninth inning Tuesday night, rallying the Cincinnati Reds to a 5-4 victory over the Atlanta Braves.
By Joe Kay

Monday, May 6, 2013

Simmons powers Braves

Simmons homered twice and drove in a career-high four runs on Monday night, leading the Atlanta Braves to a 7-4 victory that ended the Cincinnati Reds' winning streak at three games.
By Joe Kay

Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012

Cowboys win after player is killed in wreck

Dan Bailey kicked a 40-yard field goal as time ran out, sending the Cowboys to a 20-19 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals that ended a tough afternoon with a little bit of relief and their ...
By Joe Kay

Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012

Giants advance to NLCS

CINCINNATI - Buster Posey hit the third grand slam in Giants' postseason history, and San Francisco completed its startling comeback by holding off the Cincinnati Reds 6-4 on Thursday in the ...
By Joe Kay

Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012

Giants force Game 5

CINCINNATI - Angel Pagan led off the game with a home run, Gregor Blanco and former Augusta GreenJacket Pablo Sandoval connected later and the Giants beat the Cincinnati Reds 8-3 on Wednesday, ...
By Joe Kay

Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012

Giants avoid sweep after error

Hardly able to get a hit, the San Francisco Giants used a misplayed grounder to prolong their NL playoff series.
By Joe Kay

Monday, Oct. 8, 2012

Bailey looks to end Reds' playoff drought

Cincinnati Reds pitcher Homer Bailey has a chance to exorcise a lot of bad postseason history - or add to it - with his start in Game 3 of the NLDS.
By Joe Kay
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