UNDATED: scoreless 10th.
Reds 2, Padres 1, 12 innings
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Ken Griffey Jr. hit a leadoff homer in the 12th inning to snap a four-game losing streak for Cincinnati.
Griffey hit his eighth of the season and career homer No. 571 off Heath Bell (0-2) on a full-count fastball. Griffey has hit all of his home runs this season in the last 18 games.
The Reds won for just the third time in 14 games and also broke a six-game road losing streak,
David Weathers (1-2) pitched two perfect innings and Mike Stanton retired the Padres in order in the 12th to finish off the two-hitter and pick up his first save.
Griffey's big hit came after the Padres tied it in the eighth on a balk by Cincinnati's Aaron Harang. The right-hander had allowed just two hits when he committed the balk.

Top MLB Public Bets

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Tigers vs. Royals Pick Will the Kansas City Royals salvage a split with the Detroit Tigers when the two close out their four-game series tonight at...
Thumbnail Rangers vs. Orioles Pick Can the Baltimore Orioles complete a four-game sweep of the Texas Rangers when these two close out their series...
Thumbnail Blue Jays vs. Red Sox Prediction Will the Blue Jays pull off the upset today in Boston when they visit the Red Sox at 1:35PM ET?
Thumbnail Pirates vs. Brewers Prediction Will the Pirates pick up their fifth consecutive victory tonight when they host the Brewers at 12:35PM ET?
Thumbnail Diamondbacks vs. Reds Prediction Will the Diamondbacks and Reds play under the betting total today at 12:35PM ET when the teams conclude their series?

MLB Team Pages