Found March 31, 2012 on Redlegs Review:
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by: Matt Bollmann Staff Writer Scottsdale, Arizona -- The Reds (14-16) traveled to Scottsdale on Saturday to take on the San Francisco Giants (16-13). It was a game that saw the Reds win 10-2 and moves them into position to finish the spring schedule with a .500 record, if they win their last two games. Jeff Francis pitched for the Reds matched up against Giants reliever Guillermo Mota. Let’s take a look at the good, the bad, and the notables from today’s game against the Giants: The Good: - Jeff Francis pitched seven strong innings in his last tuneup of the spring. He surrenered two runs on three hits while walking one and striking out two. He also gave up a home run. His spring ERA stands at 6.65. Francis also had a hit at the plate going 1-for-4. - Bill Bray and Sean Marshall each added a scoreless inning in relief. They both struck out one and gave up one hit. - Scott Rolen was 2-for-3 with a run scored and two RBIs. His spring average now stands at .349. - ...
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