Homer Bailey Earns Win in Cincinnati vs St. Louis Game
Cincinnati got a 4-2 victory over St. Louis on Sunday, with Homer Bailey earning the victory and helping Reds moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Reds were rewarded as -110 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Cincinnati got 8 innings from Homer Bailey, who gave up 1 earned run on 9 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Scott Rolen in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Jake Westbrook worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Yadier Molina in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 10 hits, while St. Louis only had 9.
Aroldis Chapman pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Cincinnati heads into a battle against Arizona. St. Louis, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.