Cincinnati Drops New York 3-1 - Match Report
Cincinnati moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 3-1 win against the New York Mets at Citi Field.
The Reds were a -120 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Cincinnati got 7 innings from Johnny Cueto, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 1 RBI from Wilson Valdez in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Chris Young worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Thole in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 10 hits, while New York only had 7.
Sean Marshall pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Cincinnati takes its act on the road to face Cleveland looking for another win. For New York, they head home to face Baltimore.