Houston vs Cincinnati Wrap - Cincinnati Wins 8-2
Cincinnati got 6 innings of work from Mike Leake en route to an 8-2 victory over Houston on Tuesday at Great American Ball Park.
Cincinnati was favored by -150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Cincinnati got 6 innings from Mike Leake, who gave up 2 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 3 RBIs from Chris Heisey in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher J.A. Happ worked 4 innings, giving up 7 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Michael Bourn in a losing cause.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 10-5 in the game.