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Latos, Reds win pitchers' duel on Bruce's blast

Latos, Reds win pitchers' duel on Bruce's blast

MLB.com Updated Sep 4, 2012
Jay Bruce hit his third home run in as many games -- his fourth in the last five games -- to give Mat Latos and the Reds a 2-1 win over the Phillies on Tuesday night at Great American Ball Park.
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  • Rollins fourth Phillie to reach 2,000-hit plateau

    Rollins fourth Phillie to reach 2,000-hit plateau

    MLB.com Sep 4, 2012
    Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins lined a double off Reds starter Mat Latos in the fifth inning of Tuesday night's game at Great American Ball Park for the 2,000th hit of his Major League career.
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  • Votto activated but not in starting lineup

    Votto activated but not in starting lineup

    MLB.com Sep 4, 2012
    The Reds activated first baseman and former National League MVP Joey Votto from the disabled list on Tuesday. However, Votto did not return to Cincinnati's starting lineup for their game against the Phillies.
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  • Chipper Jones’ big home run was caught on the fly by a 15-year-…

    Chipper Jones’ big home run was caught on the fly by a 15-year-old injured softball player

    yahoo.com Sep 4, 2012
    Chipper Jones' three-run walkoff home run to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 8-7 on Sunday night will go down as one of the main highlights when editors compile and produce the video for the Atlanta Braves third baseman's farewell tour in 2012. It was a …
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  • Video - Bruce's Two-Run Shot Lifts Reds 00:32

    Bruce's Two-Run Shot Lifts Reds

    Sep 4
    Jay Bruce homered for the third straight game to help the Reds to a 2-1 victory over the Phillies.
  • Video - Red Sox Snap 7-Game Slide 00:31

    Red Sox Snap 7-Game Slide

    Sep 4
    Ryan Lavarnway's home run the difference in 4-3 win over Mariners.

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