Reds slip past Cardinals

Jay Bruce went 3-for-4 with two runs batted in as the Cincinnati Reds defeated the St. Louis Cardinals 3-2 Friday night.

The Reds won the game as +180 underdogs, while the five runs went UNDER the posted over/under (8) set by sportsbooks.

Johnny Cueto tossed five innings for the win, allowing two runs off five hits for the Reds.

Brad Penny allowed eight hits and three runs over six innings in the loss for the Cardinals.