GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jose Quintana got off to a great start again. He knows from experience there’s a long way to go.
Quintana, who started strong and faded late as a rookie last season, pitched three perfect innings for the Chicago White Sox in their 4-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Saturday.
Corner infielder Conor Gillaspie hit his second homer of the spring and outfield prospect Jared Mitchell homered and doubled in a run.
Joey Votto doubled for Cincinnati, but Bronson Arroyo gave up five hits and two runs in two innings
The Reds were held to four hits by six Chicago pitchers.
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