Johnny Cueto Tagged With Loss in Reds-Phillies Match
Cincinnati dropped a 4-2 decision at Great American Ball Park on Monday as Philadelphia legged out a win behind winning pitcher Tyler Cloyd.
The Phillies were a +173 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Tyler Cloyd earned the victory for the Phillies, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 0, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jimmy Rollins in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Johnny Cueto worked 7 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Ludwick in a losing cause.
Philadelphia enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-6 advantage in hits.
Phillippe Aumont pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.