Chicago Falls 5-4 to Cincinnati - Recap
|Chicago Falls 5-4 to Cincinnati - Recap|
Cincinnati got a 5-4 victory over Chicago on Friday, with Edinson Volquez earning the victory and helping Reds moneyline bettors cash out.
Cincinnati was an underdog by +113 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Cincinnati got 5 innings from Edinson Volquez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 3 RBIs from Jay Bruce in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Matt Garza worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Marlon Byrd in a losing cause.
Francisco Cordero pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.