Cueto brilliant in 10-2 Reds victory; Gordon unable to Aaron Small himself out of disappointing start

In a game the Reds sorely needed to win to avoid being swept at home, Johnny Cueto came up huge, hurling seven innings of two-hit, one-run ball — the lone blemish on his ledger a Nick Swisher solo home run in the second — and enabling the Reds to beat the Yankees 10-2. The loss snapped the Bombers’ four-game win streak — which tied the team’s high water mark for consecutive victories — prevented the Yankees from sweeping their third three-game set of the season and represented the team’s largest margin of defeat in 2011. Brian Gordon, who pitched well Continue reading Cueto brilliant in 10-2 Reds victory; Gordon unable to Aaron Small himself out of disappointing start