Marlon Byrd


CINCINNATI -- Mike Leake pitched six effective innings and drove in three runs as the Cincinnati Reds beat the Cleveland Indians 6-1 on Friday night.


PITTSBURGH -- Marlon Byrd hit a two-run homer during Cincinnati's four-run first inning, and the Reds continued their mastery of Gerrit Cole with a 5-2 win Wednesday night.


SEATTLE -- The slumping Seattle Mariners have acquired Mark Trumbo from the Arizona Diamondbacks as part of a six-player trade in the hopes of boosting their struggling offense.


Fresh from a day off, the Phillies (19-33) look to snap their seven-game losing streak against the Cincinnati Reds (22-27) at Citizens Bank Park tonight.