Matt Cain Earns Win in Cincinnati vs San Francisco Game
San Francisco grabbed a 6-4 win over Cincinnati on Thursday, as Matt Cain was credited with a win at Great American Ball Park.
San Francisco was an underdog by +114 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
San Francisco got 5 2/3 innings from Matt Cain, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Giants got 4 RBIs from Buster Posey in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Mat Latos worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brandon Phillips in a losing cause.
Cincinnati enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-9 advantage in hits.
Sergio Romo pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.