Cincinnati Drops Chicago 3-0 - Match Report
Chicago was unable to break through against the Cincinnati pitching staff, losing 3-0 on Sunday at Wrigley Field.
The Reds were a -184 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Cincinnati got 8 innings from Johnny Cueto, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Jay Bruce in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Brooks Raley worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from David DeJesus in a losing cause.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 6-4 in the game.
The game was closed out by Aroldis Chapman who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Cincinnati looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against New York. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.