Cincinnati vs St. Louis Game Final 5-3 - Aroldis Chapman Earns Win
|Cincinnati vs St. Louis Game Final 5-3 - Aroldis Chapman Earns Win|
Cincinnati got a 5-3 victory over St. Louis on Saturday, with Aroldis Chapman earning the victory and helping Reds moneyline bettors cash out.
Cincinnati was an underdog by +150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Cincinnati got 6 1/3 innings from Travis Wood, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. Aroldis Chapman earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Joey Votto in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Chris Carpenter worked 6 innings, giving up 2 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Lance Berkman in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 8 hits, while Cincinnati only had 4.
Francisco Cordero pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.