St. Louis Falls 11-8 Against Cincinnati - Game Recap
Cincinnati had a 5-RBI day from Juan Francisco on Friday at Busch Stadium as the Reds defeated St. Louis 11-8 in baseball action.
Cincinnati was an underdog by +148 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Jose Arredondo earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Juan Francisco in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Chris Carpenter worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from David Freese in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 14 hits, while St. Louis only had 12.