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Pelfrey vs. the Reds

Mike Pelfrey will take on a lineup filled with long ball threats.  The first-place Reds (47-36) are tied with the Brewers for the most home runs in the National League with 102 and lead the league in runs scored at 416.  Homers will be harder to come by at CitiField as opposed to the hitter-friendly Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, which allows a league high 1.544 home runs per game.

Here is a look at the Reds big bats and how some have fared against Pelfrey:

Joey Votto -- .312 BA, 19 HR, 57 RBI / vs. Pelfrey: 2-for-8, 1 HR, 3 K

Scott Rolen -- .302 BA, 17 HR, 56 RBI

Brandon Phillips -- .308 BA, 11 HR, 28 RBI / vs. Pelfrey: 5-for-12, 1 HR, 4 RBIs

Drew Stubbs -- .240 BA, 11 HR, 41 RBI

Jay Bruce -- .277 BA, 10 HR, 36 RBI / vs. Pelfrey, 2-for-6

Jonny Gomes -- .287 BA, 10 HR, 56 RBI


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