Cincinnati, OH (Sports Network) - Todd Frazier and Zack Cozart each hit two
homers and the Cincinnati Reds smacked six home runs in a 15-0 rout of the
Washington Nationals in the opener of a three-game series.
Frazier went 4-for-5 with four RBI and three runs scored for the Reds, who had
19 hits. Cozart knocked in five runs, Xavier Paul hit a grand slam and Shin-
Soo Choo added a solo homer.
Homer Bailey (1-0) gave up just two hits over six scoreless innings for
Cincinnati, which has won three in a row. The right-hander, who fanned six and
walked three, went 13-10 with a 3.68 ERA in 33 starts last season.
Dan Haren (0-1) got rocked in his Nationals debut, allowing six runs on nine
hits over four innings. The right-hander, who gave up four homers, went 12-13
with a 4.33 ERA in 30 starts with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim last
Washington was hoping to build off a three-game sweep of the Marlins.
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