Pittsburgh Downed 4-3 By Cincinnati - Joel Hanrahan Takes Loss
Cincinnati grabbed a 4-3 win over Pittsburgh on Sunday, as Sean Marshall was credited with a win at PNC Park.
Bettors who backed the Reds were rewarded as -138 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Cincinnati got 7 innings from Johnny Cueto, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 6. Sean Marshall earned the victory, while the Reds got 1 RBI from Zack Cozart in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 6-inning outing from Wandy Rodriguez in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Rod Barajas had 2 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 10 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 7.
Aroldis Chapman pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Cincinnati looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against St. Louis. Pittsburgh will aim to get back on the winning track vs Atlanta.