Cincinnati Tops Atlanta 4-1 - Recap
Atlanta pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Drew Stubbs and it cost them dearly in a 4-1 loss on Monday at Great American Ball Park.
Cincinnati won as a -104 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cincinnati got 8 innings from Mike Leake, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Drew Stubbs in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Mike Minor worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Dan Uggla in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 7 hits, while Atlanta only had 2.
Sean Marshall pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.