"I felt like I did a good job of staying poised, but it kept snowballing," Bumgarner said. "I kept focusing on the next guy, but I had a hard time getting out of it."
Devin Mesoraco led off with a double, Brayan Pena grounded out to Bumgarner, holding Mesoraco at second. Chris Heisey singled and Zack Cozart singled to score a run. Cueto followed with a bunt. Catcher Buster Posey fielded it cleanly, but he threw late to third, loading the bases and opening the floodgates.
Hamilton, who had three hits, drove in two with a single, Todd Frazier, who had three hits, singled home a run and after Phillips hit into a fielder's choice, and Bruce singled in another run.
Bruce added an RBI single in the seventh against Yusmeiro Petit.
Frazier extended his hitting streak against the Giants to 14 games. ... The Reds scored first for the 14th time in their last 16 games. ... The Reds released OF Roger Bernadina, who refused an assignment to Triple-A Louisville after being designated for assignment. ... RHP Alfredo Simon (10-3, 2.92) starts for the Reds on Saturday night. He's 7-1 in nine starts on the road. ... RHP Matt Cain (1-6, 4.82) is scheduled to start for the Giants on Saturday night. He's 2-3 in five outings against the Reds at home. ... Bumgarner became the first Giants' pitcher to record two pickoffs in the same inning since Bud Black did it in May of 1992. ... Giants 1B Brandon Belt was hit by a pitch and hit a home run in his second rehab game in San Jose.
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