Luzado Pitches 6 Shutout Innings To Help Miami Beat Reds 2-1

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MIAMI (AP) — The Cincinnati Reds started to kick astir sheet umpire Edwin Moscoso’s onslaught portion successful the archetypal inning and were inactive upset successful the ninth, losing each statement and the game.

Cincinnati totaled 2 hits and 2 ejections Sunday successful a 2-1 decision to the Miami Marlins.

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Joey Votto argued astatine magnitude erstwhile helium took a pivotal onslaught 3 successful the first. Eugenio Súarez was ejected aft being called retired successful the seventh, and manager David Bell was tossed for arguing a onslaught called connected Kyle Farmer, who past went down swinging to extremity the crippled with the tying tally connected second.

Cincinnati’s pb implicit San Diego for the 2nd NL chaotic paper fell to 1 1/2 games.

Jesús Luzardo allowed 1 deed and nary runs  successful six-plus innings to assistance the Marlins instrumentality the rubber crippled of the series. He escaped successful the archetypal inning aft the archetypal 2 Reds reached, with Votto taking a 3-2 transportation for a called 3rd onslaught that appeared good outside.

“He gets that call, it’s a antithetic inning,” Bell said. “And Joey knows that. He didn’t.”

The Reds weren’t unsocial successful their absorption to however balls and strikes were called, Marlins manager Don Mattingly said.

“There was a batch of complaining, some sides,” helium said.

Luzardo (5-7) had by acold his champion outing since being acquired from Oakland for Starling Marte astatine the commercialized deadline. The left-hander tied a vocation precocious with 8 strikeouts.

Jesús Sánchez deed a two-run homer  successful the first, his sixth homer of the twelvemonth and his 2nd successful 2 days. Miami won the last 2 games of the bid aft losing 11 successful a enactment to Cincinnati implicit the past 2 years.

The Marlins’ Anthony Bender pitched 2 scoreless innings and was helped by 2 treble plays. Dylan Floro gave up a tally successful the ninth connected Votto’s sacrifice alert but earned his seventh prevention successful 11 chances.

Miami won with 4 hits. The Reds’ Tyler Mahle (10-5) allowed 2 runs successful 7 innings.

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The lone deed Luzardo gave up was a treble by Jonathan India to statesman the game. Luzardo retired 14 batters successful a enactment earlier helium deed Votto to commencement the seventh and exited. Votto was erased connected a treble play, and Luzardo lowered his ERA from 9.67 to 7.19.

“I felt truly bully today, conscionable nether control, calm connected the mound and fundamentally truly confident,” Luzardo said.

The Reds’ Tyler Naquin went went 0 for 2 with a walk, ending his 17-game hitting streak. He reached successful the 2nd inning erstwhile 2nd baseman Jazz Chisholm Jr. failed to tract a pugnacious grounder and was charged with an error.


Luzardo, who has worn glasses successful the past, went backmost to them for the archetypal clip this season.

“I felt similar I needed to spell backmost to my aged ways and possibly effort thing new,” helium said. “I’ll astir apt deterioration them for the remainder of my career.”


Reds: All-Star OF Jesse Winker (intercostal strain) has begun throwing and is expected to commencement swinging a bat successful the adjacent fewer days.


Reds: RHP Luis Castillo (7-13, 4.29) is scheduled to commencement Monday erstwhile Cincinnati opens a three-game bid astatine location against the Cardinals and Jon Lester (4-6, 5.27). The Reds are 8-5 against St. Louis this season.

Marlins: After an disconnected time Monday, they person a engaged time Tuesday astatine the Mets. In the day volition beryllium the completion of a crippled suspended April 11 successful the archetypal inning, with a nighttime crippled to follow. Rookie Edward Cabrera and Elieser Hernandez are the scheduled pitchers.

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