Reds overpower Pirates
|Reds overpower Pirates|
Craig Tatum was 2-for-4 with four runs batted in to lead the Cincinnati Reds past the Pittsburgh Pirates 11-5 on Tuesday night.
Cincinnati won as -130 home favorites, while the game played OVER the 8.5-run total posted by oddsmakers.
Wladimir Balentien went 2-for-3 with a two-run dinger for the Reds, as Justin Lehr gave up four runs over six innings to get the victory for Cincinnati.
Garrett Jones was 2-for-4 with a two-run homer for Pittsburgh, while losing pitcher Charlie Morton allowed six runs over five innings for the Pirates.