Cincinnati Tops Pittsburgh 7-5 - Recap
Cincinnati got 6 2/3 innings of work from Mike Leake en route to a 7-5 victory over Pittsburgh on Tuesday at Great American Ball Park.
The Reds were a -101 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Cincinnati got 6 2/3 innings from Mike Leake, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Todd Frazier in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Gerrit Cole worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Neil Walker in a losing cause.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 15-7 in the game.
Jonathan Broxton pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.