Charlie Morton Tagged With Loss in Pirates-Reds Match
Cincinnati got 9 innings of work from Homer Bailey en route to an 8-1 victory over Pittsburgh on Tuesday at PNC Park.
Cincinnati was favored by -132 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Cincinnati got 9 innings from Homer Bailey, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Jay Bruce in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 4-inning outing from Charlie Morton in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Andrew McCutchen had 1 hit in the loss for the Pirates.
Cincinnati enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-4 advantage in hits.