Game Wrap - Chicago 8-4 Victors Over Reds
Cincinnati dropped an 8-4 decision at Wrigley Field on Saturday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Edwin Jackson.
Chicago was an underdog by +135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Chicago got 5 2/3 innings from Edwin Jackson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 2 RBIs from Welington Castillo in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Tony Cingrani worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Billy Hamilton in a losing cause.