Apr. 14 10:39 PM PT11:39 PM MT12:39 AM CT1:39 AM ET1:39 ET5:39 GMT13:39 CST10:39 PM MST12:39 AM EST1:09 AM VEN9:39 UAE12:39 AM CT-The Reds have lost top starter Johnny Cueto for at least a few weeks because of a strained muscle in his back. He was placed on the 15-day disabled list Monday. Analysis: Cueto strained a back muscle in the fifth inning of a 3-1 loss in Pittsburgh on Saturday.
Apr. 2 2:39 PM PT3:39 PM MT4:39 PM CT5:39 PM ET17:39 ET21:39 GMT5:39 CST2:39 PM MST4:39 PM EST5:09 PM VEN1:39 UAE (+1)4:39 PM CT-Cueto allowed one run and three hits while striking out nine in seven innings, but the Reds lost their opener 3-1 to the Angels on Monday. Analysis: Cueto proved he's the unquestioned ace of the Cincinnati staff, beginning the season on a high note after going 19-9 last year.
Feb. 21 9:23 AM PT10:23 AM MT11:23 AM CT12:23 PM ET12:23 ET17:23 GMT1:23 CST10:23 AM MST12:23 PM EST12:53 PM VEN21:23 UAE11:23 AM CT-The Cincinnati Reds have blocked ace Johnny Cueto from pitching for the Dominican Republic in next month's World Baseball Classic. Analysis: Cueto strained his right oblique eight pitches into last October's division series against San Francisco. Because he finished the year with an injury, the Reds had the right to block him from playing in the WBC. Cueto was 19-9 with a 2.78 ERA in 33 starts during the regular season
Feb. 13 12:44 PM PT1:44 PM MT2:44 PM CT3:44 PM ET15:44 ET20:44 GMT4:44 CST1:44 PM MST3:44 PM EST4:14 PM VEN0:44 UAE (+1)2:44 PM CT-Cueto says he's fully recovered from the injury that scuttled his playoffs after only eight pitches. Analysis: The right-hander pulled muscles in his right side during the first game of the Cincinnati Reds' playoff series against the San Francisco Giants. He left the game in the first inning and never got back on a mound because of the injury, the first to a Reds starter all season.