Cueto, Cincinnati Reds Blank Twins

Johnny Cueto threw seven scoreless innings and drove in a pair of runs in the Reds' 6-0 win over the Minnesota Twins. Brandon Phillips hit a two-run homer to lead Cincinnati's offense.

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The Reds blanked the Twins at Great American Ballpark on Saturday afternoon. Johnny Cueto remained unbeaten in the month of June with a dominating performance. The Cincinnati ace allowed just three hits over seven scoreless innings while striking out nine. Cueto lowered his ERA to 2.21 while improving to 9-3 on the season. He even drove in two runs on the day as well. Brandon Phillips opened up the scoring for the Reds with a two run homer, his tenth of the year, off starter Brian Duensing in the bottom of the fourth as the Reds shut out the Twins 6-0.

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