The Rays scored twice in the sixth on back to back triples by Marion Anderson and Carl Crawford and a RBI single by Aubrey Huff, but it was not enough as the Cincinnati reds downed the Rays 6-5.
Damian Rolls went 2 for 2 with a solo HR for TB.
Starter Jim Parque pitched four plus innnings, allowing two runs on four hits, and striking out one. Seth McClung (0-1) pitched two innings in relief, giving up 3 ER on a walk and two HR's.
The Rays drop to 3-8 on the spring. Up next is the Pirates on Tuesday.
[b]Useless Trivia of the day[/b]
England's Worcester Canoe Club set the world record for paddling a hand-propelled bathtub. The 25 man team covered a distance of 55 miles, 425 yards in 24 hours on September 28 and 29, 1979.