Chicago Falls 4-3 to Cincinnati - Recap
|Chicago Falls 4-3 to Cincinnati - Recap|
Cincinnati grabbed a 4-3 win over Chicago on Sunday, as Johnny Cueto was credited with a win at Wrigley Field.
Cincinnati was favored by -142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Johnny Cueto earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Drew Stubbs in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Randy Wells worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Starlin Castro in a losing cause.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Sean Marshall who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Cincinnati heads into a battle against San Francisco. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against St. Louis.