Mike Leake Tagged With Loss in Reds-Cardinals Match
|Mike Leake Tagged With Loss in Reds-Cardinals Match|
Lance Lynn struck out 11 batters as St. Louis defeated Cincinnati 15-2 in baseball wagering action Sunday at Great American Ball Park.
The Cardinals were a +124 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
St. Louis got 8 innings from Lance Lynn, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 11. He earned the victory, while the Cardinals got 2 RBIs from Matt Carpenter in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Mike Leake worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Zack Cozart in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 19 hits, while Cincinnati only had 4.
St. Louis looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Cincinnati will aim to get back on the winning track vs Oakland.