Originally posted on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 5/15/13
Shin-Soo Choo's first home run landed in the nightclub beyond the left-field fence, catching by surprise revelers distracted by the Miami Heat on TV. His second homer dropped into the right-field bullpen amid Marlins relievers, who saw ball coming. Clearing the hard-to-reach fence both ways, Choo went 4 for 5 Wednesday and helped the Cincinnati Reds extend their winning streak to a season-best five games by beating Miami 4-0. Mike Leake and three relievers combined on an 11-hitter for the Reds. Choo hit solo homers in the fourth and sixth inning, giving him nine this season. His ninth career multihomer game came in a spacious stadium where sluggers tend to struggle. ''This ballpark is big,'' Choo said. ''Some balls fly, some don't. I'm not thinking about hitting homers. I'm just swinging hard.'' The two-homer effort was his second in eight days, but he came into the game batting only .225 in May. ''I haven't been feeling great,'' he said, ''but tonight I hit the ball on the b...
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