The Cincinnati Reds made fun of the city of Cleveland before their game against the Indians on Wednesday night with a tweet about LeBron James.
Ahead of their third game in a four-game set, the Reds Twitter account tweeted: “Ahh, Cleveland. So nice, LeBron left it twice. “Cincinnati was obviously happy that James left the Cleveland Cavaliers for the Miami Heat and then went to the Los Angeles Lakers.
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The Indians clapped back and asked the Reds, “How many titles has Cincinnati’s NBA team won?”
The Cavaliers also chimed in and published photos of their 201
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The Indians got the last laugh on Wednesday night.
RBIs from Carlos Hernandez and Jose Ramirez gave Cleveland a 2-0 victory over Cincinnati. The Reds collected just three hits against Mike Clevinger and James Karinchak. Clevinger credited the victory, knocking out four hits and recording five walks.
The Indians moved to 7-6 in the season with the victory and the Reds fell to 5-7.
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Cleveland is tied for second place in the American League Central with the Chicago White Sox. The Reds sit in fourth place in the National League Central due to percentage points. They are five games behind the Chicago Cubs for first place.