Wham, Bam, Thank You, Joakim

Published on 19-Jun-2015 by Trent Jackson
MLB / MLB Daily Review

In yours, bro.

Don't let the standings fool you.

The Cincinnati Reds may already be down and out this season, but they were primed to give the Detroit Tigers a battle in their inter-league match-up this week.

After the Tigers shut out the Reds in their first of four in a home-and-home series, Cincinnati bounced back to win the next one before heading to the Queen City and chalking up another win in dazzling fashion.

With a flip like that, he's going to put those poor bat boys out of work.

With the score tied at 4 in the 13th, and the bases juiced, Todd Frazier launched the walk-off slam-sandwich to left-center, giving the Reds the 8-4 decision.

Clearly, Frazier has been on-point lately, as this was his second homer of the night -- albeit in the all-too-cozy Great American Ballpark -- giving him two consecutive multi-home run games.

Great American Ballpark bandbox

Still worth mentioning, however, is Biggy Miggy. The indominatable Mr Cabrera extended his RBI Streak to six games. That's just like a hitting streak, but it actually affects the line score.

Still waiting to hear why Erik Hosmer totally deserves to be the starting 1B in the All-Star Game.

Cabrera wasn't able to get his team behind him in this one, though, and he ended up scoring the majority of the teams four runs.

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