Tony Cingrani Tagged With Loss in Reds-Cubs Match
Welington Castillo swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs as his Cubs defeated Cincinnati 9-1 at Great American Ball Park.
Chicago was an underdog by +225 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Chicago got 7 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 1 earned run on 9 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 3 RBIs from Donnie Murphy in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Tony Cingrani worked 1 2/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Joey Votto in a losing cause.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-10 advantage in hits.