Houston Falls 5-1 Against Cincinnati - Game Recap
Cincinnati got a 5-1 victory over Houston on Tuesday, with Homer Bailey earning the victory and helping Reds moneyline bettors cash out.
Cincinnati was favored by -128 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Homer Bailey earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Edgar Renteria in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Wandy Rodriguez worked 5 innings, giving up 4 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Luis Durango in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 6 hits, while Houston only had 5.