Cincinnati Falls 6-1 Against Chicago - Game Recap
Cincinnati dropped a 6-1 decision at Wrigley Field on Saturday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Paul Maholm.
Chicago won as a +117 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 6 innings from Paul Maholm, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 1 RBI from David DeJesus in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Mike Leake worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 10 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Zack Cozart in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 14 hits, while Cincinnati only had 6.