Baltimore Tops Cincinnati 7-5 - Recap
|Baltimore Tops Cincinnati 7-5 - Recap|
Baltimore got 5 2/3 innings of work from Jeremy Guthrie en route to a 7-5 victory over Cincinnati on Sunday at Camden Yards.
The Orioles were a -106 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Baltimore got 5 2/3 innings from Jeremy Guthrie, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 3 RBIs from Derrek Lee in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Homer Bailey worked 5 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Heisey in a losing cause.
Baltimore enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-9 advantage in hits.
Kevin Gregg pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act home to face St. Louis looking for another win. For Cincinnati, they head on the road to face Tampa Bay.