Chicago Downed 8-2 By Cincinnati - Matt Garza Takes Loss

Cincinnati got an 8-2 victory over Chicago on Monday, with Mike Leake 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 OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.

Cincinnati got 8 innings from Mike Leake, who gave up 2 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 4 RBIs from Jonny Gomes in the win.

Chicago's starting pitcher Matt Garza worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Kosuke Fukudome in a losing cause.