Johnny Cueto vs Brandon Cumpton Tilt Ends in Cincinnati 6-5 Win

Johnny Cueto vs Brandon Cumpton Tilt Ends in Cincinnati 6-5 Win

Pittsburgh dropped a 6-5 decision at PNC Park on Tuesday as Cincinnati legged out a win behind winning pitcher Logan Ondrusek.

The Reds were a -115 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.

Logan Ondrusek earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Joey Votto in the win.

Pittsburgh got a 6-inning outing from Brandon Cumpton in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Harrison had 4 hits in the loss for the Pirates.

The game was closed out by Aroldis Chapman who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hits, 1 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.