Reds lead Giants 3-1 after 6 innings of opener

Updated: October 6, 2012, 11:49 PM ET
Associated Press

SAN FRANCISCO -- Brandon Phillips and Jay Bruce homered off San Francisco' Matt Cain and the Cincinnati Reds led the Giants 3-1 after six innings of their NL division series opener Saturday night despite losing ace Johnny Cueto to a back injury after eight pitches.

Cueto had the shortest postseason start in the majors in eight years when back spasms forced him to leave while pitching to the second batter of the game. He is day to day.

Reliever Sam LeCure and scheduled Game 3 starter ...

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