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Leake leads way on hill, with bat as Reds rout Phils

Leake leads way on hill, with bat as Reds rout Phils

MLB.com Updated Apr 17, 2013
Mike Leake went seven shutout innings and added three hits as the Reds routed the Phillies, 11-2, on Wednesday to cap a sweep at Great American Ball Park.
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  • Backup blitz: The derby to be Andy Dalton's backup promises to …

    Backup blitz: The derby to be Andy Dalton's backup promises to …

    bengals.com Apr 17, 2013
    The derby to be Andy Dalton's backup promises to be a front-burner issue once the Bengals hit the field next month.
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  • Harrison And Bengals Break Off Talks

    Harrison And Bengals Break Off Talks

    bengalsgab.com Apr 17, 2013
    The Bengals match with LB James Harrison sounded great for awhile, but now has turned sour. Reports from NFL.com state that talks have broken off between the 2007 NFL Defensive Player of the Year and the Bengals, who need a linebacker. The Bengals are s…
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  • Reds need 9 minutes to take suspended tilt

    Reds need 9 minutes to take suspended tilt

    ESPN.com MLB.com Apr 17, 2013
    Jay Bruce singled with the bases loaded in the bottom of ninth inning on Wednesday, sending the to a strange 1-0 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in a game suspended overnight because of rain.
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  • Reds to call up Cingrani for Thursday start vs. Miami

    Reds to call up Cingrani for Thursday start vs. Miami

    MLB.com Apr 17, 2013
    The Reds on Wednesday made official the expected news that left-handed pitcher Tony Cingrani will be called up from Triple-A Louisville to start on Thursday vs. the Marlins in injured ace Johnny Cueto's rotation spot.
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  • Bengals could turn back to Karlos Dansby

    Bengals could turn back to Karlos Dansby

    profootballtalk.com Apr 17, 2013
    Before the Bengals and linebacker James Harrison started talks on a new contract that appear to be heading nowhere fast, they had veteran linebacker Karlos Dansby in for a visit. They may be getting back in touch. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports…
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  • Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 6.0

    Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 6.0

    CNNSI.com Apr 17, 2013
    Have to admit, I always kind of dread when the second-to-last mock of NFL draft season rolls around. Because the only mock that truly matters is the last one you do, and for me that's not forthcoming until next Thursday morning, the day of the draft. Bu…
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  • BJGE crowns safety, but wonders about enforcement

    BJGE crowns safety, but wonders about enforcement

    bengals.com Apr 17, 2013
    Bengals running back BenJarvus Green-Ellis sounds a little bit like his owner when it comes to the "Crown Rule" the league adopted last month.
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  • Wake-up: Weeden opens camp as starter

    Wake-up: Weeden opens camp as starter

    ESPN.com Apr 17, 2013
    The Cleveland Browns are the first team in the division to take to the field this offseason because teams with new coaches are allowed to hold an early voluntary minicamp. The Baltimore Ravens, Cincinnati Bengals and Pittsburgh Steelers have begun their…
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  • Game of zeroes suspended in ninth after Bailey's gem

    Game of zeroes suspended in ninth after Bailey's gem

    MLB.com Apr 17, 2013
    The Reds and Phillies dueled in a scoreless deadlock into the bottom of the ninth on Tuesday, but the conclusion will have to wait until Wednesday, when play resumes at 5:30 p.m. ET.
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  • Phils-Reds suspended due to rain; resume Wed.

    Phils-Reds suspended due to rain; resume Wed.

    CNNSI.com Apr 17, 2013
    CINCINNATI (AP) The Philadelphia Phillies and Cincinnati Reds managed only two singles apiece on Tuesday night, staying scoreless until their game was suspended because of heavy rain in the middle of the ninth inning.
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  • Video - Reds Crush Phillies 11-2 00:30

    Reds Crush Phillies 11-2

    Apr 17
    Reds complete sweep of Phillies.
  • Video - Reds Edge Phillies 1-0 00:31

    Reds Edge Phillies 1-0

    Apr 17
    Reds top Phillies in bottom of the ninth to win resumed game.

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    Apr 17
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  • Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 6.0

    Apr 17
    Have to admit, I always kind of dread when the second-to-last mock of NFL draft season rolls around. Because the only mock that truly matters is the last one you do, and for me that's not forthcoming until next Thursday morning, the day of the draft. Bu…
  • Phil Jackson 'itching' to return to NBA as either coach or executive, sour…

    Apr 17
    After nearly two seasons in retirement, Phil Jackson has become increasingly interested in working in the NBA next season, according to sources familiar with his thinking.