Cincinnati Downed 11-4 By St. Louis - J.J. Hoover Takes Loss
|Cincinnati Downed 11-4 By St. Louis - J.J. Hoover Takes Loss|
St. Louis needed extra innings to claim victory on Sunday, scoring late against Cincinnati for a 11-4 final at Great American Ball Park.
St. Louis won as a -108 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
St. Louis got 6 innings from Lance Lynn, who gave up 4 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. Trevor Rosenthal earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 4 RBIs from Matt Holliday in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Shin-Soo Choo in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 14 hits, while Cincinnati only had 6.
Next game, St. Louis takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Cincinnati, they head on the road to face Chicago.