Cincinnati vs Milwaukee Final: 7-6 - Recap
|Cincinnati vs Milwaukee Final: 7-6 - Recap|
Cincinnati needed extra innings to claim victory on Wednesday, scoring late against Milwaukee for a 7-6 final at Miller Park.
Cincinnati won as a +135 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Cincinnati got 4 1/3 innings from Sam LeCure, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 2. Aroldis Chapman earned the victory, while the Reds got 4 RBIs from Joey Votto in the win.
Milwaukee's starting pitcher Yovani Gallardo worked 5 innings, giving up 10 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Rickie Weeks in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 15 hits, while Milwaukee only had 11.
Francisco Cordero pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Cincinnati takes its act home to face Florida looking for another win. For Milwaukee, they head on the road to face Houston.