Los Angeles Downed 2-1 By Cincinnati - Hiroki Kuroda Takes Loss

Los Angeles Downed 2-1 By Cincinnati - Hiroki Kuroda Takes Loss

Cincinnati got a 2-1 victory over Los Angeles on Friday, with Bronson Arroyo earning the victory and helping Reds moneyline bettors cash out.

Cincinnati was favored by -128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.

Cincinnati got 6 innings from Bronson Arroyo, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Scott Rolen in the win.

Los Angeles' starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Andre Ethier in a losing cause.

Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.

The game was closed out by Francisco Cordero who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.