Oakland Falls 3-1 Against Cincinnati - Game Recap
Cincinnati grabbed a 3-1 win over Oakland on Tuesday, as Mat Latos was credited with a win at Great American Ball Park.
The Reds were a -154 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Mat Latos earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Brandon Phillips in the win.
Oakland got a 4-inning outing from Daniel Straily in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Coco Crisp had 1 hit in the loss for the Athletics.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 8 hits, while Oakland only had 5.
The game was closed out by Aroldis Chapman who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.