Cincinnati Tops St. Louis 8-2 - Recap
Cincinnati got an 8-2 victory over St. Louis on Saturday, with Mike Leake earning the victory and helping Reds moneyline bettors cash out.
Cincinnati won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cincinnati got 6 2/3 innings from Mike Leake, who gave up 2 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Brandon Phillips in the win.
St. Louis got a 6-inning outing from Jaime Garcia in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Jon Jay had 2 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 12 hits, while St. Louis only had 11.