The exhibition opener for both teams was called after nine innings.
Rolen was limited to 65 games last season. The All-Star third baseman did not play after having surgery on his left shoulder on Aug. 3.
Todd Frazier helped his chances to earn a utility spot with the Reds with a tying, solo homer with one out in the bottom of the ninth.
Joey Votto doubled for the Reds and Neftali Soto homered.