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W:J.Cueto(15-6) L:A.Ottavino(0-4) S:A.Chapman (26)
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National League Game Summary - Cincinnati at Colorado



(Friday, August 15)

Final Score: Cincinnati 3, Colorado 2

Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Kristopher Negron's ninth-inning RBI single scored Ramon Santiago with the winning run, as Cincinnati clipped Colorado, 3-2, in the second edition of a four-game set from Coors Field.

Negron finished 4-for-4, while Jay Bruce and Santiago knocked in a run each for the Reds, who avenged a 7-3 loss in Thursday's opener and halted a three- game losing streak overall.

"I'm very happy," said Reds manager Bryan Price of Negron. "For a guy who came to spring training on the radar but on the outer rings of the radar. It was a hard-fought 3-2 win."

Johnny Cueto (15-6) struck out six over eight innings, giving up two runs on six hits. Aroldis Chapman shut the door in the ninth to pick up his 26th save.

Nolan Arenado homered and Corey Dickerson drove in the other run for the Rockies, who have dropped seven of their last nine.

Adam Ottavino (0-4) was charged with the deciding run on two hits over 1 1/3 relief frames.

Santiago began the ninth with a hit, then was sacrificed to second by Zach Cozart. Pinch-hitter Skip Schumaker drew a walk, then after Billy Hamilton popped out, Negron punched a single to center which brought in Cincinnati's lead run.

"We got in a good matchup situation," said Rockies manager Walt Weiss of the winning hit. "Negron hit that ball up the middle, but (Ottavino) has been deadly against right-handers."

Chapman then worked around a walk to Charlie Culberson in the home half, inducing a game-ending line-drive double play from pinch-hitter Michael McKenry.

Arenado's solo shot in the second put the hosts on the board.

Cueto helped himself by starting the third with a hit. Hamilton singled and both runners were sacrificed by Negron before a Bruce grounder plated Cueto.

Jack Hannahan stroked a leadoff double in the fourth and scored when Santiago followed with a base hit, but the Rockies equalized in the sixth as Dickerson's double chased home Justin Morneau.

Game Notes

Cueto vaulted over Adam Wainwright (STL), Clayton Kershaw (LAD) and Wily Peralta (MIL) to take the major-league lead in wins ... Chapman's string of 49 consecutive outings with at least one strikeout came to an end. Matt Belisle took the spot of scheduled Colorado starter Franklin Morales, who was sidelined due to the pending birth of his child ... Belisle was pulled after three innings and 49 pitches after giving up a run on four hits ... Before the game, the Reds announced that Dylan Axelrod will start on Saturday in place of the injured Homer Bailey.

08/16 00:41:23 ET

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Final
NCCU 108
BASC 52
 
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CHA 106
PHO 111
 
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NCSU 83
TENN 72
 
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CLE 98
ATL 127
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CHA 106
PHO 111
 
4th
DET 75
DAL 88
 
4th
BOS 91
ORL 79
 
3rd
MIA 57
UTA 69
 
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TOR 53
BRK 52
 
2nd
SAN 26
MEM 44
 
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UNT 78
LANG 65
 
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Terriers 64
DELST 72
 
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MSST 55
ARKST 69
 
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NCCU 108
BASC 52
 
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GMAS 99
CATAWBA 69
 
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WOFF 64
CSOU 58
 
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HIGH 106
FERR 48
 
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JVU 68
GWEBB 65
 
Final
ILL 73
HAMP 55
 
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BST 52
JMU 72
 
Final
YOUNG 84
KNST 90
 
Final
UMO 71
LONG 60
 
Final
PITT 65
MAN 56
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OSU 97
NCAT 55
 
Final
FSU 93
UNF 77
 
Final
TOL 83
RMU 57
 
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CAMP 70
SIUE 65
 
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DUQ 52
RFLSH 67
 
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NCSU 83
TENN 72
 
2nd
UCF 68
DET 63
 
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UNCW 54
LIB 53
 
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LOYC 46
ABCHRIST 32
 
2nd
MURST 63
ALCOR 37
 
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HOU 16
ARKPB 27
 
2nd
NW 45
CMICH 56
 
2nd
WKENT 46
CHIST 40
 
2nd
ODU 42
UGST 39
 
2nd
SMU 34
ILLCH 28
 
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LALAF 88
MLGN 58
 
2nd
TULSA 53
MIZST 49
 
2nd
UWGB 36
MORE 27
 
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NEOM 51
NCOL 42
 
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TTU 65
SCST 23
 
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DEN 45
TAMCC 31
 
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STEPH 27
TXST 30
 
2nd
STLU 38
TXPA 31
 
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MEM 42
USCU 29
 
2nd
ILLST 37
TENNM 37
 
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MSU 11
EMICH 10
 
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GRCN 21
INCWORD 19
 
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STAN 14
LMU 19
 
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BAY 15
NMST 14
 
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CIN 8
SDST 13
 
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AUB 12
WINT 6
 
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NJD 0
OTT 1
 
2nd
MIN 1
BOS 2
 
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