Jake Westbrook vs Johnny Cueto Battle Sees St. Louis Fall 6-5

Jake Westbrook vs Johnny Cueto Battle Sees St. Louis Fall 6-5

Cincinnati used a 2-HR day from Chris Heisey on Friday at Great American Ball Park as the Reds defeated St. Louis 6-5 in baseball action.

The Reds were a -145 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.

Cincinnati got 7 innings from Johnny Cueto, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. Logan Ondrusek earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Chris Heisey in the win.

St. Louis got a 5-inning outing from Jake Westbrook in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 0 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Albert Pujols had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.

Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 11-7 in the game.