The top 6 guys in the Bats lineup combined to go 12-20 with 6 runs scored and 5 rbis.Ã‚Â Adam Rosales went 3-4 with a run scored and run batted in.Ã‚Â Andy Phillips hit his first homerun of the season and added a double in a 2-4 night, scoring twice and driving in a run.Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Jay Bruce went 2-4 with a triple, run scored, and 2 rbis.Ã‚Â Finally, Andy Green went 2-4 with a run scored.
Tom Shearn improved his record to 5-1 on the season by going 6 innings, allowing 2 runs on 5 hits and a walk while striking out 5.
Ramon Ramirez gave up 2 runs on 1 hit and 2 walks while striking out 8 over 6 innings pitched to go to 2-1 on the season.Ã‚Â Ramirez lowered his ERA to 3.58 on the season.
The game was probably closer than the score indicates.Ã‚Â The Reds scored 6 times in the 9th inning to pull away late.Ã‚Â Jason Louwsma went 3-4 for the Reds with an rbi and 3 runs scored.Ã‚Â Carson Kainer went 2-5 with a double, triple, run scored and 3 rbis. Juan Francisco and Michael DeJesus each added two hits.Ã‚Â DeJesus also had a run scored, double, and rbi.
Alexander Smit threw 5 innings, allowing 2 runs on 5 hits and 4 walks while striking out 3.Ã‚Â Camilo Vazquez and Ramon GeronimoÃ‚Â combined to go 4 scoreless innings of relief, allowing just 1 walk and striking out 2.Ã‚Â Vazquez picked up the win, his 3rd of the season.
The farm system pulls the sweep, winning all 4 games on the schedule yesterday.Ã‚Â The Dragons pounded out 16 hits and scored 11 runs in this blowout win.Ã‚Â Jason BourÃ‚Â and Todd FrazierÃ‚Â had 3 hits apiece for the Dragons.Ã‚Â Each had a double and combined for 3 runs scored and 3 rbis.Ã‚Â Zachary Cozart, Denis Phipps, and Michael McKennon each had 2 hits in the game.Ã‚Â Ã‚Â Phipps and Cozart each hit homeruns in the game while McKennon had 2 triples.Ã‚Â
Enerio Del RosarioÃ‚Â allowed 1 run on 3 hitsÃ‚Â and a walk in 6 innings pitched to improve to 2-1 on the season.Ã‚Â He struck out 6.Ã‚Â Tyler Rhoden pitched 3 scoreless, hitless innings of relief to pick up his 2nd save of the year.