Rookie Jay Bruce is now hitting .579 for the season. (Al Behrman/AP)
By Jeff Wallner / Special to MLB.com
Ken Griffey Jr. was the story early on, when he hit career homer No. 599 in the first inning Saturday, but it was Jay Bruce who stole the show with his walk-off homer in the 10th, his first career dinger. Brandon Phillips hit a solo shot as well.
a-Walked for Affeldt in the 5th. b-Flied out for Weathers in the 7th. c-Struck out for Lincoln in the 9th. 1-Ran for Dunn in the 9th.
BATTING 2B: Ross (2, Jurrjens), Griffey (10, Ring). HR: Griffey (6, 1st inning off Jurrjens, 1 on, 1 out), Phillips, B (11, 1st inning off Jurrjens, 0 on, 1 out), Bruce (1, 10th inning off Acosta, 0 on, 1 out). TB: Hairston 2; Bruce 6; Griffey 6; Phillips, B 4; Encarnacion 2; Votto; Ross 2. RBI: Griffey 3 (27), Phillips, B (31), Encarnacion (23), Hairston (10), Ross (6), Bruce (4). 2-out RBI: Encarnacion. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Fogg 2; Ross 2; Encarnacion; Janish. SF: Griffey. GIDP: Bruce. Team LOB: 11.