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Joey Votto and Brandon Phillips homer to help Reds beat Athletics 7-6

Joey Votto and Brandon Phillips homered to power the Cincinnati Reds past the Oakland Athletics 7-6 on Sunday.Votto's first home run of the spring came off A's starter Sonny Gray. Billy Hamilton had two hits for the Reds, including a push bunt down the first base line that caught pitcher Josh Lindblom flat-footed. Lindblom couldn't get to first base to cover on the play.Hamilton stole second and third as Lindblom fell behind in the count to Phillips, who belted his second home run. Hamilton also singled home a run in the second."Billy is that guy. He's doing the things we've asked him to do," Reds manager Bryan Price said. "We've asked him to get on base and make things happen. He's been terrific. He's done everything we've asked for and more."On defense, Hamilton made a diving catch in center field of a line drive hit by Alden Carrithers.Derek Norris, one of three catchers in the running for roster spots with the A's, doubled home two runs in the first off Tony Cingrani. That came aft...

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