Kyle Kendrick vs Mat Latos Battle Sees Philadelphia Fall 2-1
Philadelphia dropped a 2-1 decision at Great American Ball Park on Tuesday as Cincinnati legged out a win behind winning pitcher Mat Latos.
Cincinnati won as a -160 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cincinnati got 7 innings from Mat Latos, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Jay Bruce in the win.
Philadelphia got a 6-inning outing from Kyle Kendrick in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Jimmy Rollins had 1 hit in the loss for the Phillies.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 7 hits, while Philadelphia only had 4.
Aroldis Chapman pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.