Milwaukee vs Cincinnati Wrap - Cincinnati Wins 4-2
|Milwaukee vs Cincinnati Wrap - Cincinnati Wins 4-2|
Milwaukee dropped a 4-2 decision at Great American Ball Park on Tuesday as Cincinnati legged out a win behind winning pitcher Johnny Cueto.
Bettors who backed the Reds were rewarded as -145 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Cincinnati got 7 innings from Johnny Cueto, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Dioner Navarro in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Michael Fiers worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Rickie Weeks in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 9 hits, while Milwaukee only had 5.
Aroldis Chapman pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.