Gonsolin (9-0) gave up two rounds and three strokes through five innings and 87 throws, relying mostly on a four-stroke fastball and mixing in a spacer and slip. The 28-year-old Right has a 1.58 ERA.
Of the three hits Gonsulin conceded, two were singles, by Jonathan India ahead of the Reds first and Albert Almora Jr. second.
Four of the Dodgers’ homesteaders threw innings free of points to wrap up.
Meanwhile, Reds’ Tyler Mahley (2-6) was lucky to give up just four runs with six. He allowed 12 hits but managed to lock up eight contestants.
Will Smith took the left-field seats in the Dodgers’ first half, his ninth of the season.
Freeman put the Dodgers ahead in third after back-to-back singles for Gavin Lux and Trea Turner, scoring two doubles at the right corner.
Freeman delivered three base-loaded bases from the central square wall on the eighth.
Turner notched four times in the season and extended his streak of success to 13 games.
The Dodgers of Trayce Thompson added to the active roster on Tuesday after being acquired by the Detroit Tigers for money. The injured Dodgers needed another player after star Mocky Bates cracked a rib in a collision with Cody Bellinger last week. He hit Thompson in the eighth inning and knocked him out. He is the brother of Golden State Warriors star Klay Thompson.
The Dodgers: Put LHP Caleb Ferguson on your list of sufferers with left forearm tendinitis. … moved RHP Walker Buehler to the 60-day infected list.
Reds: INF Donovan Solano has been activated from the injury list after a rehab period. Solano was one of the team’s few signings in the winter but was injured in spring training. …LHP Nick Lodolo (Low Back Stress) Moved to Injury List for 60 Days. Director David Bell said… Tyler Naquin (Quad breed) is about to begin a rehab job.
The Dodgers LHP Tyler Anderson (8-0, 2.82 ERA) is scheduled to face Reds RHB Luis Castillo (2-4, 3.33) Wednesday night. Anderson threw a season high 8 1/3 innings, allowing one run, one hit, and hit eight, in his win over the Angels last Wednesday. Castillo allowed three runs and four strokes over seven innings in Wednesday’s Reds loss to Arizona.