Cincinnati Tops Houston 5-1 - Recap
|Cincinnati Tops Houston 5-1 - Recap|
Cincinnati got 7 innings of work from Bronson Arroyo en route to a 5-1 victory over Houston on Saturday at Great American Ball Park.
Cincinnati won as a -192 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Bronson Arroyo earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Brandon Phillips in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Bud Norris worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Fernando Martinez in a losing cause.
Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.