Bronson Arroyo vs Randy Wells Tilt Ends in Cincinnati 8-7 Win
Cincinnati grabbed an 8-7 win over Chicago on Sunday, as Nick Masset was credited with a win at Wrigley Field.
Cincinnati was an underdog by -102 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Nick Masset earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 1, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Todd Frazier in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Randy Wells worked 7 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Marlon Byrd in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 11 hits, while Chicago only had 8.
Francisco Cordero pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Cincinnati looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Colorado. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track vs Washington.