Cincinnati vs Chicago Wrap - Cincinnati Wins 4-2
Cincinnati got a 4-2 victory over Chicago on Saturday, with Bronson Arroyo earning the victory and helping Reds moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Reds were rewarded as -131 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Bronson Arroyo earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Ryan Ludwick in the win.
Chicago got a 7-inning outing from Travis Wood in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while David DeJesus had 1 hit in the loss for the Cubs.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 12-5 in the game.
Aroldis Chapman pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.