The Cincinnati Reds traveling baseball team defeated the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday afternoon at Maryvale Baseball Park by a score of 7-6.
With the victory, the Redlegs evened their Cactus League record to 9-9-1.
RHP Anthony DeSclafani started on the mound for Cincinnati and struck out 7 over 4.2 innings (6h, 4r/4er, 1bb, 1hr).
The Reds dented the dish 7 times on 11 hits. 3B Adam Duvall went 3-for-3 with a 2-run homer (#2). Duvall is batting .333 this Spring. 2B Jose Peraza singled and scored 2 runs.
1B Joey Votto, who just before game time was wearing a blank jersey, donned his familiar #19 in time for first pitch.
Here are some photos from this afternoon….
1. RHP Stephen Johnson optioned to AAA Louisville
2. RHP Robert Stephenson optioned to AAA Louisville
3. OF Kyle Waldrop optioned to AAA Louisville
4. RHP Tim Adleman sent to minor leagues
5. RHP Zack Weiss sent to minor leagues
6. C Joe Hudson sent to minor leagues
7. OF Jesse Winker sent to minor leagues
8. LHP Jonathan Sanchez released
Cincinnati Reds Spring Training Minor League games begin this afternoon in Arizona. Click on the PDF file below to check out the system’s minor league rosters…
The Reds rallied from a 6-2 deficit on Thursday to beat the Indians, 8-6 at Goodyear Ballpark.
The Reds wore their green uniforms in honor of St. Patrick’s Day.
Devin Mesoraco, who made his Spring Training debut, belted a 2-run homer in his only at-bat. He played 2 innings as he makes his way back from a 2015 hip surgery/groin injury.
Jay Bruce and Scott Schebler also homered for the Redlegs.
Brandon Phillips went 2-for-2 with a pair of doubles and 2 runs scored.
Robert Stephenson started on the mound for Cincinnati and was reached for 6 runs (5er) on 6 hits in 2.1 innings (1bb, 2k, 1hr).
The Cactus League season continues on Friday for the Reds as they travel to Maryvale to battle the Brewers at 4:05pm ET.
Free agent RHP Alfredo Simon agrees to 1-year contract.
— Cincinnati Reds (@Reds) March 17, 2016