The New York Mets traded for their second pitcher in as many days, acquiring left-hander Dave Williams from the Cincinnati Reds on Thursday for a minor leaguer.
Jack Wilson hit a two-run homer and the Pittsburgh Pirates ended their season-opening six-game losing streak with a 5-3 win over the Reds.
Pittsburgh (0-6) at Cincinnati (4-1) 1:15 pm EDT
Cincinnati 6, Pittsburgh 2
The Reds have reportedly dealt first baseman Sean Casey, who led the team with a .312 batting average this past season, to the Pirates for left-hander Dave Williams.
Cincinnati 9, Colorado 4
Ken Griffey Jr.'s slump-breaking double keyed a five-run rally in the seventh inning, and the Reds rallied to beat the Astros 7-4 on Friday.
Saturday spring training roundup
St. Louis 13, Cincinnati 6
ESPN Classic will pay a special 24-hour tribute to former Red Sox slugger and Hall of Famer Ted Williams on Wednesday-Thursday, July 10-11.
Past and present players share their memories about Ted Williams