Bronson Arroyo Tagged With Loss in Reds-Cardinals Match
Cincinnati pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Dan Descalso and it cost them dearly in a 13-3 loss on Friday at Great American Ball Park.
St. Louis won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Shelby Miller earned the victory for the Cardinals, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from David Freese in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Joey Votto in a losing cause.
St. Louis enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-6 advantage in hits.