Following an off day, the Cincinnati Reds open a series tonight at the San Diego Padres, with coverage later tonight on News Radio 95.3 FM/1230 AM WHOP.
Elsewhere in the National League Thursday: Yairo Munoz hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run bottom of the ninth as the St. Louis Cardinals rallied past the Pittsburgh Pirates 10-8 at Busch Stadium. Game two is tonight.
Jose Quintana and four relievers combined on a four-hitter as the Chicago Cubs beat the New York Mets 5-1 at Citi Field. The series continues this evening.
Sean Newcomb and two relievers combined on a five-hitter as the Atlanta Braves doubled up the Washington Nationals 4-2 at SunTrust Park. The teams meet again tonight.