Chicago vs Cincinnati Wrap - Chicago Wins 9-4
|Chicago vs Cincinnati Wrap - Chicago Wins 9-4|
Chicago moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 9-4 win against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park.
The Cubs were a +170 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Edwin Jackson earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 5 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Nathan Schierholtz in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Tony Cingrani worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Zack Cozart in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 13-7 in the game.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Cincinnati, they head home to face Milwaukee.