CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Cincinnati Reds announced Johnny Cueto will be the starting pitcher for Opening Day on Monday against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Cueto pitched five-innings in a minor league game Tuesday after being scratched from a scheduled start due to shoulder soreness. Reds officials made the announcement Thursday on Twitter.
Adam Wainwright will be the starting pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals.
Tony Cingrani will start Opening Night on Wednesday. That game is also against St. Louis.