Big Win for Reds 9/2/13
CINCINNATI - Shin-Soo Choo and Joey Votto homered as Cincinnati roughed up Adam Wainwright for the second start in a row, leading the Reds to a 7-2 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in the opener of a four-game series between the NL Central rivals.
Mat Latos, now 14-5, gave up four hits in his first complete game of the season. Wainwright falls to 15-9.
Cincinnati now trails the Cardinals by 2.5 games. St. Louis opened the day tied with Pittsburgh for first place. The Reds maintain a comfortable lead for the final NL wild-card spot.