Reds edge Pirates in Game 1
|Reds edge Pirates in Game 1|
Darnell McDonald scored on a wild pitch from Jesse Chavez in the bottom of the ninth inning, as the Cincinnati Reds walked off to a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates in Game 1 of their doubleheader on Monday.
Cincinnati won as -120 home favorites, while the game played UNDER the 10-run total listed by sportsbooks.
Drew Stubbs went 2-for-4 with a big fly for the Reds, as Nick Masset picked up the win in relief of starter Kip Wells for Cincinnati.
Jason Jaramillo was 2-for-4 with two runs batted in for Pittsburgh, while Chavez was handed the loss after allowing the game-winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning.