Giants http://wvxu.org en Rally towels and rally caps don't help: Reds lose to the Giants http://wvxu.org/post/rally-towels-and-rally-caps-dont-help-reds-lose-giants <P>Reds fans are reeling from the loss that eliminated Cincinnati from the playoffs.</P> <P>Gene Mesh doesn't think Reds players had any fire in them after they left San Francisco.</P> <P>"I think they're reading their own headlines after winning two out there."</P> <P>He was very disappointed after the 6-4 loss to the Giants and so was Pete Pryval.</P> <P>"Lost opportunity. We had plenty of chances and it didn't happen."</P> <P>Reds Manager Dusty Baker says he's getting tired of the disappointments too.</P> <P>"It hurts. Thu, 11 Oct 2012 23:43:43 +0000 Ann Thompson 4939 at http://wvxu.org Rally towels and rally caps don't help: Reds lose to the Giants Waiting to Clinch http://wvxu.org/post/waiting-clinch <P align=left>The Reds are hoping to wrap up the divisional playoff series with a win this afternoon. Last night Cincinnati lost to the Giants 2-1.</P> <P align=left>The second largest crowd in the history of Great American Ballpark went home disappointed.</P> <P align=left>Pat Ingram from Ashland, Kentucky said, "I was hoping they'd sweep the Giants. We were all hoping that."</P> <P align=left>The brooms came out early in the game as fans continued to be confident. Hot bats in the first inning and a one-hitter by pitcher Homer Bailey made for a tough third game for the Giants. Wed, 10 Oct 2012 04:20:41 +0000 Ann Thompson 4840 at http://wvxu.org Waiting to Clinch