SAN DIEGO, May 25 (UPI) -- Adrian Gonzalez
slammed a three-run home run in the 18th inning Sunday, boosting the San Diego Padres over Cincinnati 12-9.
Gonzales had four hits in nine at-bats in the marathon, driving in four runs.
The Padres, who had lost six of eight games, also had four solo homers -- two by Kevin Kouzmanoff and one each by Paul McAnulty and Scott Hairston.
Winner Josh Banks (1-0) pitched the final six innings.
Adrian Dunn and Brandon Phillips each hit a two-run homer for the Reds.
Edinson Volquez (7-2), the victim of Gonzalez's game-winning blast, took the loss.
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