Reds offense spoils brilliant Anthony DeSclafani start in 3-1 loss to Cardinals

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Reds offense spoils brilliant Anthony DeSclafani start in 3-1 loss to Cardinals
Reds offense spoils brilliant Anthony DeSclafani start in 3-1 loss to Cardinals

The Joe Nuxhall Memorial Honorary Star of the Game Anthony DeSclafani entered his start against the St. Louis Cardinals on Sunday on a rather nice roll. The Cincinnati Reds righty had pitched to a tidy 3.32 ERA over his previous 7 starts, with an impressive 39/9 K/BB in his 38 IP in that span. That good work continued today, even though his offense - and the defense behind him - let him down in a big, big way. Disco finished 6 IP on 101 pitches, allowing just 4 hits - all singles - and a lone earned run in the process. An error allowed the Cards lone other run off the Cincinnati starter to score, and Disco racked up a career-best 11 K against nary a walk in the process. It was quite the impressive

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