Milwaukee Downed 7-6 By Cincinnati - John Axford Takes Loss
Milwaukee dropped a 7-6 decision at Great American Ball Park on Thursday as Cincinnati legged out a win behind winning pitcher Logan Ondrusek.
Cincinnati won as a -106 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cincinnati got 6 innings from Edinson Volquez, who gave up 5 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 5. Logan Ondrusek earned the victory, while the Reds got 3 RBIs from Ramon Hernandez in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Rickie Weeks in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 12 hits, while Milwaukee only had 9.