Game Wrap - Cincinnati 8-2 Victors Over Cubs

Game Wrap - Cincinnati 8-2 Victors Over Cubs

Cincinnati got an 8-2 victory over Chicago on Tuesday, with Edinson Volquez earning the victory and helping Reds moneyline bettors cash out.

Cincinnati was favored by -158 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.

Edinson Volquez earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Miguel Cairo in the win.

Chicago's starting pitcher Doug Davis worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Darwin Barney in a losing cause.