Cincinnati vs Pittsburgh Game Final 6-5 - J.J. Hoover Earns Win
|Cincinnati vs Pittsburgh Game Final 6-5 - J.J. Hoover Earns Win|
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Pittsburgh was handed a 6-5 defeat against Cincinnati on Friday at PNC Park.
Cincinnati was an underdog by +105 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Cincinnati got 6 innings from Mat Latos, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 1. J.J. Hoover earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Devin Mesoraco in the win.
Pittsburgh got an 8-inning outing from Francisco Liriano in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Jose Tabata had 2 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
Pittsburgh outhit their counterparts 10-9 in the game.
Aroldis Chapman pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.