at Sarasota, Fla.
Saturday, March 8
Braves at the plate: Brent Lillibridge hit an RBI double in the third inning and was followed by Jordan Schafer's sacrifice fly. In a four-run fourth, Martin Prado hit a two-run single, and Diory Hernandez hit a two-run home run to center field.Reds at the plate: In a four-RBI day, Brandon Phillips hit a two-run double in the first inning and scored on Edwin Encarnacion's single. In the third, Phillips hit a solo homer to right field and also added a sacrifice fly in the sixth for nine RBIs over the past two games. Jeff Keppinger hit a sacrifice fly in the fourth, and in the fifth, Javier Valentin hit an RBI double.
Tim Hudson will start for the Braves vs. the Cardinals at 1:05 p.m. in Jupiter, Fla.
Mark Sheldon is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.