at Clearwater, Fla.
Wednesday, March 12 Phillies at the plate: Greg Dobbs plated the lone Phillies run with a third-inning single, the third straight two-out base hit for Philadelphia. Dobbs had two hits, and Carlos Ruiz, Jimmy Rollins and Jayson Werth each had singles. Reds at the plate: Playing in his second Spring Training game since signing a Minor League deal, Jerry Hairston Jr. stroked his first homer of the spring. Corey Patterson, who signed on the same day, collected two hits. Scott Hatteberg and Craig Tatum both clubbed a two-run homer.
Up next for the Reds: Rotation candidate Jeremy Affeldt will make his fourth start when the Reds face the Phillies again on Thursday at 7:05 p.m. ET. Jamie Moyer will start for Philadelphia.
Ken Mandel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.