Cincinnati vs Pittsburgh Game Final 6-1 - Johnny Cueto Earns Win
|Cincinnati vs Pittsburgh Game Final 6-1 - Johnny Cueto Earns Win|
Pittsburgh dropped a 6-1 decision at PNC Park on Friday as Cincinnati legged out a win behind winning pitcher Johnny Cueto.
Cincinnati was favored by -145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Johnny Cueto earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Zack Cozart in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 7-inning outing from Kevin Correia in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Nate McLouth had 2 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 12-7 in the game.