Cincinnati Drops Pittsburgh 2-1 - Match Report
Cincinnati needed extra innings to claim victory on Wednesday, scoring late against Pittsburgh for a 2-1 final at Great American Ball Park.
Bettors who backed the Reds were rewarded as -129 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Cincinnati got 7 innings from Bronson Arroyo, who gave up 0 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. Manny Parra earned the victory, while the Reds got 1 RBI from Brandon Phillips in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Jeff Locke worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Garrett Jones in a losing cause.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 10-9 in the game.