Recap - Cincinnati Defeats Colorado 7-5
|Recap - Cincinnati Defeats Colorado 7-5|
Colorado got a 2-HR day from Carlos Gonzalez on Sunday at Great American Ball Park but Cincinnati still managed to defeat Colorado 7-5 in baseball action.
The Reds were a -187 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Cincinnati got 7 1/3 innings from Mat Latos, who gave up 5 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 3 RBIs from Brandon Phillips in the win.
Colorado got a 5-inning outing from Jamie Moyer in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Gonzalez had 2 hits in the loss for the Rockies.
Cincinnati enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-5 advantage in hits.
Aroldis Chapman pitched the final 1 2/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Cincinnati looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Pittsburgh. Colorado will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.