at Sarasota, Fla.
March 1, 2008
Reds at the plate: Ken Griffey Jr. hit a two-run home run to left-center field in the first inning. Two batters later, Adam Dunn followed with a solo homer to right field. Juan Castro chopped an RBI single through the infield in a two-run second inning. Drew Anderson hit an RBI single in the fifth and an RBI triple to right field in a two-run, go-ahead seventh. Jay Bruce hit a single and scored in the seventh to extend his hitting streak to four games. Chris Dickerson added a two-run homer to right field in the eighth against Daniel Moskos.Pirates at the plate: Jose Bautista and Ronny Paulino hit back-to-back RBI doubles in the second inning. Andrew McCutchen added an RBI double in the third and later scored on Adam LaRoche's sacrifice fly.
Mark Sheldon is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.