Votto, Reds down Athletics in extra innings

Votto, Reds down Athletics in extra innings

Joey Votto's two-run dinger highlighted a four-run 10th inning to lift the Cincinnati Reds over the Oakland Athletics 6-4 on Monday night.

Cincinnati cashed as +110 road underdogs, while the teams played OVER the 7.5-run total set by sportsbooks.

Votto finished 2-for-5 with three runs batted in for the Reds, as Francisco Cordero picked up the win in relief of Mike Leake for Cincinnati.

Kevin Kouzmanoff was 2-for-5 with a big fly and two RBIs for Oakland, while Michael Wuertz took the loss after giving up the go-ahead run in the top of the 10th.