Adam Wainwright Tagged With Loss in Cardinals-Reds Match
Cincinnati moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 6-3 win against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
Cincinnati won as a +139 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Bronson Arroyo earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Brandon Phillips in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Adam Wainwright worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Rafael Furcal in a losing cause.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 12-6 in the game.
The game was closed out by Sean Marshall who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Cincinnati takes its act on the road to face Chicago looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head on the road to face Pittsburgh.