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Volquez dominant
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Reds 8, Phillies 2
Ken Griffey rounds the bases after his first homer of '08, the 594th of his career.  (AP)
Ken Griffey put the Reds on the board early with his 594th career home run in the first inning. Jeff Keppinger also homered, and Edinson Volquez was dominant in his National League debut, striking out eight Phillies against two walks in 5 1/3 innings.
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Series at a glance:
PHI
Philadelphia (2-4)
Lost 2
Cincinnati 8, Philadelphia 2   CIN
Cincinnati (4-2)
Won 2
April 6, 2008
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Philadelphia
0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0   2 7 0
Cincinnati
2 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 X   8 12 0
Standings thru 4/6/08  |  Recap: CIN  |  Gameday  |  Phillies stats  |  Reds stats
PhiladelphiaABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Rollins, SS4011010.269
Victorino, CF4000021.130
Utley, 2B4120001.429
Howard, 1B3000122.200
Burrell, LF3021102.421
Jenkins, RF4010023.263
Feliz, 3B3000024.211
  Condrey, P0000000.000
  Lidge, P0000000.000
  a-Bruntlett, PH1000000.500
Ruiz, C4110010.188
Myers, P1000000.000
  Dobbs, 3B2000000.125
Totals3327221013 

a-Popped out for Lidge in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Ruiz (2, Volquez), Utley (2, Lincoln).
TB: Rollins; Utley 3; Burrell 2; Jenkins; Ruiz 2.
RBI: Rollins (4), Burrell (6).
2-out RBI: Burrell.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Burrell 2; Feliz 3.
S: Myers.
Team LOB: 7.

BASERUNNING
SB: Rollins (2, 2nd base off Volquez/Bako).

FIELDING
DP: (Utley-Howard).

 
CincinnatiABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Patterson, CF5121011.250
Keppinger, SS5333001.435
Griffey, RF4222110.263
Phillips, 2B5030000.375
  Coffey, P0000000.000
Dunn, LF3011103.176
  Lincoln, P0000000.000
  Castro, J, 2B0000000.000
Encarnacion, 3B3000114.125
Votto, 1B3000023.167
  Burton, P0000000.000
  a-Hopper, PH-LF1000001.000
Bako, C3110103.286
Volquez, P1000001.000
  Affeldt, P0000000.000
  Hatteberg, 1B1100100.083
Totals3481275517 

a-Grounded out for Burton in the 6th.

BATTING
2B: Phillips (2, Myers), Patterson (2, Myers), Keppinger (3, Condrey).
HR: Griffey (1, 1st inning off Myers, 1 on, 1 out), Keppinger (2, 3rd inning off Myers, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Patterson 3; Keppinger 7; Griffey 5; Phillips 4; Dunn; Bako.
RBI: Griffey 2 (5), Keppinger 3 (4), Patterson (4), Dunn (2).
2-out RBI: Patterson.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Encarnacion; Keppinger; Bako 2; Hopper.
S: Volquez.
GIDP: Encarnacion.
Team LOB: 8.

FIELDING
PB: Bako (1).

 
PhiladelphiaIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Myers (L, 0-1)5.08443426.30
Condrey 2.04442009.82
Lidge 1.00000100.00
 
CincinnatiIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Volquez (W, 1-0)5.15112801.69
Affeldt (H, 1)0.10000003.86
Burton (H, 1)0.10000102.70
Lincoln 2.02110103.38
Coffey 1.00000004.50

WP: Condrey.
IBB: Griffey (by Condrey).
Pitches-strikes: Myers 95-59, Condrey 39-20, Lidge 20-12, Volquez 95-58, Affeldt 5-2, Burton 6-4, Lincoln 31-20, Coffey 7-5.
Ground outs-fly outs: Myers 4-7, Condrey 5-1, Lidge 0-2, Volquez 3-5, Affeldt 1-0, Burton 0-0, Lincoln 4-1, Coffey 1-2.
Batters faced: Myers 26, Condrey 11, Lidge 3, Volquez 23, Affeldt 1, Burton 1, Lincoln 8, Coffey 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Affeldt 2-0, Burton 2-0.
Umpires: HP: Mike Winters. 1B: Hunter Wendelstedt. 2B: Marvin Hudson. 3B: Randy Marsh.
Weather: 61 degrees, sunny.
Wind: 5 mph, Out to LF.
T: 2:46.
Att: 26,566.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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