Reds slip past Nationals
|Reds slip past Nationals|
Joey Votto hit a three-run homer to lead the Cincinnati Reds over the Washington Nationals 8-7 on Tuesday night.
Cincinnati cashed as -180 home favorites, while the teams played OVER the 9-run total posted by oddsmakers.
Corky Miller was 2-for-4 with a run batted in for the Reds, as Mike Leake allowed one run over five innings to pick up the win for Cincinnati.
Mike Morse knocked in three runs for Washington, while losing pitcher Luis Atilano was nailed for five runs over four innings for the Nationals.