Cincinnati Tops Los Angeles 7-2 - Recap
|Cincinnati Tops Los Angeles 7-2 - Recap|
Los Angeles dropped a 7-2 decision at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday as Cincinnati legged out a win behind winning pitcher Travis Wood.
Bettors who backed the Reds were rewarded as +101 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Cincinnati got 6 innings from Travis Wood, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Reds got 3 RBIs from Scott Rolen in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Chad Billingsley worked 4 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dee Gordon in a losing cause.
Cincinnati enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-8 advantage in hits.
Next game, Cincinnati takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Houston.