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Votto's Clutch Home Run Leads Reds Past Cubs
Updated May 4, 2013 11:59 PM | Filed under: Network Indiana
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(CINCINNATI, OH) - Joey Votto's three-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning vaulted the Cincinnati Reds past the Chicago Cubs 5-3.

Reds starter Mike Leake took a 2-0 lead into the seventh when Marlon Byrd scored on a wild pitch and Tyler Colvin gave Chicago the lead with a two-run homer.

Votto's shot off Cubs starter Ryan Dempster made Leake the winner as the rookie out of Arizona State improves to 3-0.

Dempster took the loss to fall to 2-3 as the Cubs dropped two of three in the series.



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