Reds sweep Pirates
|Reds sweep Pirates|
Joey Votto drove in a pair of runs to help the Cincinnati Reds defeat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1 Thursday afternoon for a sweep of the three-game series at PNC Park.
Cincinnati won this game as -140 favorites, while the five runs went UNDER the day's posted over/under (8).
Brandon Phillips went 2-for-4 at the plate with a run batted in for the Reds. Bronson Arroyo allowed just one run over seven innings for the win, and Francisco Cordero notched his 39th save.
Lastings Milledge went deep in a losing effort for the Pirates. Charlie Morton surrendered four runs over seven innings of work.