Chicago Tops Cincinnati 5-4 - Recap
Chicago scored 1 run in the 10 to edge Cincinnati 5-4 on Sunday at Great American Ball Park.
Chicago won as a +170 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 4 innings from Matt Garza, who gave up 4 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 7. Kevin Gregg earned the victory, while the Cubs got 2 RBIs from Alfonso Soriano in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Johnny Cueto worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Zack Cozart in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 10 hits, while Cincinnati only had 5.
Chicago looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. Cincinnati will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cleveland.