Rolen, Reds slip past Cardinals

Rolen, Reds slip past Cardinals

Scott Rolen was 3-for-5 with two dingers and four runs batted in to lead the Cincinnati Reds past the St. Louis Cardinals 9-8 on Tuesday night.

Cincinnati cashed as +100 road underdogs, while the teams played OVER the 8-run total listed by oddsmakers.

Orlando Cabrera knocked in two runs for the Reds, as Enerio Del Rosario picked up the win in relief of Johnny Cueto for Cincinnati.

Colby Rasmus and Jon Jay were both 3-for-5 with a homer and two RBIs for St. Louis, while Dennys Reyes was hit with the loss after coming into the game following Cardinals starter P.J. Walters.