"Shutouts aren't a big deal with this team," said Jonny Gomes, who added a solo homer. "We're real good at bouncing back. That's a real good characteristic of this team. It does a good job of pushing the wall down."
"I saw a lot of good things out of him," said Reds outfielder Jonny Gomes, who was 0 for 3 with two strikeouts against the rookie. "He throws his curve for strikes. His 100 mph (fastball) might be his third-best pitch. I don't want to face him every day."