Milwaukee Falls 5-1 Against Cincinnati - Game Recap
Cincinnati got 6 innings of work from Johnny Cueto en route to a 5-1 victory over Milwaukee on Sunday at Great American Ball Park.
Cincinnati won as a -202 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Johnny Cueto earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Donald Lutz in the win.
Milwaukee got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Wily Peralta in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Jonathan Lucroy had 2 hits in the loss for the Brewers.
Cincinnati enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-7 advantage in hits.
Alfredo Simon pitched the final 3 innings for the save. He struck out 6 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
Cincinnati looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Pittsburgh. Milwaukee will aim to get back on the winning track at Houston.