Goodyear, AZ (Sports Network) - Ryan Ludwick had a three-run homer and Joey
Votto had a two-run blast as the Cincinnati Reds pulled away late to take a
7-3 decision over the San Diego Padres on Wednesday.
Shin-Soo Choo had two hits -- including a solo homer -- and Brandon Phillips
scored and plated a run for the Reds, who saw starter Mike Leake last six
innings and give up one run on five hits while striking out four batters.
Kyle Blanks went 3-for-4 with an RBI and Dean Anna hit a two-run homer for the
Padres. Starter Edinson Volquez gave up one run on two hits over five innings,
but walked six batters in defeat.
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