Cincinnati Reds 5, St. Louis Cardinals 3. Joey Votto hit an opposite-field homer, his 13th, to back Reds ace Luis Castillo. The Cincinnati Reds have won 6 straight games against the St. Louis Cardinals.
- The Reds today traded OF Mark Payton to the Mets in exchange for cash. Also today, the Reds sent on a rehab assignment to Triple-A Louisville RHP Michael Feliz.
Tampa Bay Rays 8, Cleveland Indians 2. J.C. Mejia settled down to pitch six-plus innings against the Rays, striking out six.
The Columbus Blue Jackets have traded forward and 10-year veteran Cam Atkinson to the Philadelphia Flyers.
Chillicothe Paints (30-21-0) 13, Champion City Kings (21-25-0) 2.