Homer Bailey vs Kevin Correia Battle Sees Pittsburgh Fall 11-8
Cincinnati moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 11-8 win against the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park.
The Reds were a -132 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Cincinnati got 5 innings from Homer Bailey, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 6. Travis Wood earned the victory, while the Reds got 4 RBIs from Brandon Phillips in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Kevin Correia worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Tabata in a losing cause.
Francisco Cordero pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.