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Peraza hits Reds' latest grand slam in 8-2 win over Brewers

Another day, another Cincinnati grand slam.

Jose Peraza kept up the parade of slams, sending Matt Harvey and the Reds over the NL Central-leading Milwaukee Brewers 8-2 Sunday.

Peraza connected in the sixth inning for the Reds' major league-leading ninth slam this year, tying the single-season franchise record set in 2002. It was Cincinnati's second in two games and third in the last eight — pitcher Mike Lorenzen had a pinch-hit slam Saturday, and pitcher Anthony DeSclafani went deep with the bases loaded on June 24 against the Cubs.

"I just tried to hit the ball," the shortstop said. "When I hit the ball in the sky, I say, 'Wow, it's a home run.'...

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