Latos Sharp, Cincinnati Reds Edge Giants

Mat Latos went the distance for Cincinnati, allowing just one run while striking out 7 as the Reds edged the San Francisco Giants, 2-1. Miguel Cairo's RBI single in the 7th was the difference.

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The Reds defeated the Giants on Saturday thanks to a phenomenal outing by Mat Latos. The righty went the distance, allowing just just one run on two hits while striking out seven. Miguel Cairo's rbi single in the seventh gave Cincinnati a 2-0 lead. However, San Francisco wouldn't go down without a fight. Brandon Belt triple and scored on a ground out to cut the deficit to one in the bottom of the ninth. But Latos regrouped by striking out Ryan Theriot to finish off the Reds' 2-1 road win.