CHICAGO (AP) - Jake Arrieta took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning before giving up Brandon Phillips' one-out double, the only blemish for the Chicago Cubs pitcher in a 7-0 shutout of the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night. Arrieta struck out 13 and walked one in his first major league complete game.
CINCINNATI (AP) - The Bengals put tight end Alex Smith on injured reserve Tuesday, ending his season and cutting deeper into Cincinnati's depth at the position. Smith hurt his left biceps during a 24-10 win over Atlanta on Sunday. The Bengals also are missing tight end Tyler Eifert, who's out for at least eight games with an elbow injury.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with veteran linebacker James Anderson and finally placed linebacker Zach Brown on injured reserve. The Titans announced the moves Tuesday. Brown tore a pectoral muscle in the Titans' season-opening win at Kansas City and had surgery Sept. 9.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Tennessee wide receiver Josh Smith has a high ankle sprain, leaving his status uncertain for the Volunteers' next game Sept. 27 at Georgia. Vols coach Butch Jones said Tuesday that Smith won't practice this week.
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