Surprise, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Salvador Perez went 3-for-3 with a solo
home run and three RBI in the Kansas City Royals' 9-5 spring training takedown
of the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday.
Eric Hosmer hammered a three-run homer and scored twice in the triumph, while
Bruce Chen struck out three in three perfect innings of relief. Danny Duffy
drew the start and yielded four runs -- three earned -- in two innings.
Ryan Ludwick and Todd Frazier smacked back-to-back first inning homers for the
Reds, who took a 4-0 lead after the opening frame but coughed it up after KC
belted 15 hits.
Cincinnati starter Johnny Cueto was tagged for six runs on seven hits in just
2 2/3 innings.
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