The Cincinnati Reds massacred the Miami Marlins 5-4 in 11 innings. Meanwhile, the Cardinals lost Sunday, meaning the Reds Magic Number is down to 5. Magic Number= Reds Wins+Cardinals Losses=5.
By winning Sunday, the Reds avoided the sweep. It also was a winning day for Cincinnati as the Bengals and the Reds won on the same day.
NL Central Standings as of 9/16