New York Drops Cincinnati 8-2 - Match Report
New York grabbed an 8-2 win over Cincinnati on Wednesday, as Mike Pelfrey was credited with a win at Great American Ball Park.
New York was an underdog by +138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
New York got 9 innings from Mike Pelfrey, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Mets got 4 RBIs from David Wright in the win.
Cincinnati got a 6-inning outing from Bronson Arroyo in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Joey Votto had 2 hits in the loss for the Reds.
The battle of the bats favored New York as they had 11 hits, while Cincinnati only had 7.