Brooks Raley Earns Win in Cincinnati vs Chicago Game
Ryan Ludwick swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs but it wasn't enough as Cubs defeated Cincinnati 9-7 at Great American Ball Park.
Chicago won as a +167 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 5 1/3 innings from Brooks Raley, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 2 RBIs from Starlin Castro in the win.
Cincinnati got a 3 1/3-inning outing from T Redmond in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 5 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Brandon Phillips had 2 hits in the loss for the Reds.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 13-11 in the game.
Carlos Marmol pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.