at Sarasota, Fla.
Wednesday, March 14
Reds at the plate: Facing his former team for the first time, Rule 5 outfielder Josh Hamilton was 1-for-3 with an infield single to second base in the second inning. Alex Gonzalez was 1-for-2 with a first-inning double. Gonzalez scored on a groundout. Edwin Encarnacion hit an RBI single in the fourth inning.Rays at the plate: Rocco Baldelli hit a solo home run in the sixth inning against David Weathers. Tampa Bay collected three hits in the game.
Mark Sheldon is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.