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Suarez's homer breaks deadlock, Reds beat Nationals 3-2

Suarez's homer breaks deadlock, Reds beat Nationals 3-2

WASHINGTON (AP) — Eugenio Suarez hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, and the Cincinnati Reds beat Washington 3-2 Monday night to end the Nationals' nine-game home winning streak. Suarez went 3 for 4 with two RBIs to help the Reds snap a three-game skid and improve to 4-0 against Washington this year, clinching the season series. With the score knotted at 2, Suarez drove an 0-2 pitch from Casey Janssen (0-2) just inside the left-field foul pole. Recalled from the minors on June 11 after an injury sidelined starting shortstop Zack Cozart, Suarez is batting .329 with three homers and 13 RBIs in 21 games. Manny Parra (1-1) worked the seventh and Aroldis Chapman got...

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