THESHOW
CINCINNATI REDS AT CHICAGO (N) CUBS
08/28/2026
 
THESHOW
CINCINNATI REDS AT CHICAGO (N) CUBS
GAME ID: 2494 - FRIDAY, AUGUST 28TH, 2026 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Cincinnati Reds (84-44) 4 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 8 11 0
Chicago (N) Cubs (50-78) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 1
Smith Dazzles in Cincinnati Win
Cincinnati beat Chicago (N) on the strength of starter Justin Smith's fine effort. The right-hander led his team to a 8-1 win. The Reds own a robust 84-44 mark.

Smith scattered 2 hits over 7.1 innings for the Reds. With the win, Smith moves to 14-4 on the year with 112 strikeouts.

"We're in a marathon, not a sprint," Smith said in postgame remarks. "Soon enough, the finish line will be in sight."
CINCINNATI BATTING LINESCORE CHICAGO (N) BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Fareleiro 2B 4 2 1 1 1 0 1 .277 2 42
D. Green RF 3 3 1 1 1 0 1 .285 10 35
A. Ramos CF 4 0 1 0 1 1 4 .224 1 6
O. Ghezzi LF 5 1 3 1 0 0 3 .287 33 78
C. Hughes 3B 4 1 2 2 1 0 2 .220 22 57
C. Diaz 1B 4 0 0 1 1 1 4 .238 10 50
C. Turner C 5 1 2 2 0 0 3 .275 7 35
C. Lara SS 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 .294 2 7
J. Smith P 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .154 2 4
   R. Hernández P 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0 0
Totals 36 8 11 8 5 2 19      
BATTING
Doubles: C. Turner (13, 1st Inning off S. Gray, 2 on, 2 outs)
Triples: J. Fareleiro (14, 5th Inning off S. Gray, 0 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: A. Ramos , C. Turner 3 , C. Hughes 2 , C. Lara , D. Green , O. Ghezzi 3 , J. Fareleiro 3
2-out RBI: C. Turner , C. Hughes , C. Diaz
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: C. Turner , C. Lara , D. Green
GIDP: C. Hughes
Sac Bunt: J. Smith
Hit by Pitch: D. Green
Team LOB: 8

BASERUNNING
SB: J. Fareleiro (55)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
J. Carlisle SS 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .330 21 67
A. Aguilar RF 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 .247 3 17
A. Meadows CF 3 0 1 0 1 0 1 .186 6 23
A. Caligas C 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .309 10 44
A. Russell 2B 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 .235 16 55
   a-R. Unroe PH, 2B 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .189 0 2
C. Yelich LF 3 1 2 1 1 1 1 .254 11 40
J. Ellis 1B 4 0 0 0 0 2 2 .232 4 15
G. Bailey 3B 3 0 0 0 1 1 2 .000 0 0
S. Gray P 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .138 0 0
   C. Wiles P 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .200 1 1
Totals 30 1 5 1 4 9 11      
a - R. Unroe pinch hit for A. Russell in the 7th

BATTING
Home Runs: C. Yelich (11, 9th Inning off R. Hernández, 0 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: A. Caligas , A. Aguilar , A. Meadows , C. Yelich 5
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: A. Caligas , J. Carlisle
Sac Bunt: C. Wiles
Team LOB: 6

FIELDING
Errors: G. Bailey (1)
Double Plays: 1 (Gray-Carlisle-Ellis)
CINCINNATI PITCHING LINESCORE CHICAGO (N) PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
J. Smith W (14-4) 7.1 2 0 0 4 8 0 109 62 3.05   
R. Hernández 1.2 3 1 1 0 1 1 24 18 3.58   
PITCHING
Game Score: J. Smith 78
Batters Faced: J. Smith 27, R. Hernández 8
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: J. Smith 10-3, R. Hernández 2-2
Pitches - Strikes: J. Smith 109-62, R. Hernández 24-18
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
S. Gray L (5-10) 4.2 7 6 6 2 2 0 77 45 3.60   
C. Wiles 4.1 4 2 1 3 0 0 67 41 3.82   
PITCHING
Game Score: S. Gray 26
Batters Faced: S. Gray 23, C. Wiles 20
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: S. Gray 5-6, C. Wiles 9-3
Pitches - Strikes: S. Gray 77-45, C. Wiles 67-41
Inherited Runners - Scored: C. Wiles 1-0
WP: S. Gray
Hit Batsmen: S. Gray
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Justin Smith
Ballpark: Wrigley Field
Weather: Clear skies (75 degrees), wind blowing right to left at 11 mph
Start Time: 1:20 PM EST
Time: 3:26
Attendance: 35124
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