Cincinnati vs Milwaukee Final: 4-2 - Recap
|Cincinnati vs Milwaukee Final: 4-2 - Recap|
Milwaukee dropped a 4-2 decision at Great American Ball Park on Saturday as Cincinnati legged out a win behind winning pitcher Travis Wood.
The Reds were a -110 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Cincinnati got 7 innings from Travis Wood, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Scott Rolen in the win.
Milwaukee got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Shaun Marcum in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 5 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Prince Fielder had 2 hits in the loss for the Brewers.
The battle of the bats favored Milwaukee as they had 7 hits, while Cincinnati only had 5.
The game was closed out by Francisco Cordero who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.