Pittsburgh Tops Cincinnati 4-2 - Recap
|Pittsburgh Tops Cincinnati 4-2 - Recap|
Cincinnati dropped a 4-2 decision at Great American Ball Park on Sunday as Pittsburgh legged out a win behind winning pitcher Brandon Cumpton.
Pittsburgh won as a +118 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Pittsburgh got 5 innings from Brandon Cumpton, who gave up 0 earned runs on 2 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Pirates got 1 RBI from John Buck in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Greg Reynolds worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Cesar Izturis in a losing cause.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 10-6 in the game.
Kyle Farnsworth pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.