Arizona vs Cincinnati Wrap - Cincinnati Wins 2-1
Cincinnati grabbed a 2-1 win over Arizona on Thursday, as Mat Latos was credited with a win at Great American Ball Park.
Cincinnati won as a -185 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Mat Latos earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Brandon Phillips in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Trevor Cahill worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Paul Goldschmidt in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Arizona as they had 7 hits, while Cincinnati only had 5.
The game was closed out by Sam LeCure who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Cincinnati looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Milwaukee. Arizona will aim to get back on the winning track at Philadelphia.