Votto, Reds edge Brewers
|Votto, Reds edge Brewers|
Joey Votto's RBI single in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the Cincinnati Reds over the Milwaukee Brewers 5-4 on Tuesday.
Cincinnati won as -135 home favorites, while the teams played UNDER the 9.5-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Votto finished 3-for-5 with a homer and two runs batted in for the Reds, as Carlos Fisher got the win in relief of Homer Bailey for Cincinnati.
Casey McGehee was 3-for-4 with two RBIs for Milwaukee, while Trevor Hoffman took the loss after allowing the winning run in the bottom of the ninth.