Lance Lynn vs Tony Cingrani Tilt Ends in Cincinnati 6-2 Win
Cincinnati used a 2-HR day from Todd Frazier on Thursday at Great American Ball Park as the Reds defeated St. Louis 6-2 in baseball action.
Cincinnati won as a -152 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tony Cingrani earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jay Bruce in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Lance Lynn worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David Freese in a losing cause.
Cincinnati enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-5 advantage in hits.
Next game, Cincinnati takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For St. Louis, they head home to face Pittsburgh.