Cincinnati Philadelphia Game Ends in 5-4 Reds Victory - Recap
Philadelphia dropped a 5-4 decision at Citizens Bank Park on Tuesday as Cincinnati legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jonathan Broxton.
The Reds were a +140 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Jonathan Broxton earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 0, walking 1, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Zack Cozart in the win.
Philadelphia got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Cliff Lee in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Kevin Frandsen had 3 hits in the loss for the Phillies.
Aroldis Chapman pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.