Cincinnati Tops Miami 6-5 - Recap
Miami pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Jay Bruce and it cost them dearly in a 6-5 loss on Sunday at Great American Ball Park.
The Reds were a -128 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Cincinnati got 6 1/3 innings from Bronson Arroyo, who gave up 4 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 4. Aroldis Chapman earned the victory, while the Reds got 3 RBIs from Jay Bruce in the win.
Miami got a 6-inning outing from Carlos Zambrano in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Emilio Bonifacio had 2 hits in the loss for the Marlins.
The battle of the bats favored Miami as they had 11 hits, while Cincinnati only had 8.
Cincinnati looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against St. Louis. Miami will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.