After 5.2 innings pitched, Johnny Cueto removed himself from the game with an apparent lat injury. He allowed zero earned runs and three hits with four strikeouts against the Reds before leaving. (San Francisco Chronicle)
Veteran Johnny Cueto pitched well to start the 2021 season with 18 strikeouts and four walks with a 1.80 ERA and 0.85 WHIP in 20 innings pitched. This is a bit worrisome since Cueto has pitched well through three starts.