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Reds Hit Three Solo Home Runs To Edge Rockies 3-2

Last updated on Thursday, August 11, 2011

(CINCINNATI, OH) - Edgar Renteria, Jay Bruce and Joey Votto hit solo home runs as the Cincinnati Reds got past the Colorado Rockies 3-2 to halt a two-game skid.

Renteria and Bruce homered off Colorado starter Kevin Millwood in the fourth inning put the Reds up 2-0.

The Rockies got one run back in the fifth on an RBI single by Dexter Fowler and tied the game in the sixth when Troy Tulowitzki hit a solo blast off Cincinnati starter Mike Leake.

Votto's solo shot off Millwood in the sixth was the game-winner.

Leake went seven innings, allowing three runs on six hits to improve to 10-7.

Millwood, who was making his first start after spending this season in the minors, falls to 0-1.

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