Greg Reynolds vs Brad Peacock Tilt Ends in Cincinnati 6-5 Win
Cincinnati needed extra innings to claim victory on Wednesday, scoring late against Houston for a 6-5 final at Minute Maid Park.
The Reds were a -147 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Cincinnati got 3 2/3 innings from Greg Reynolds, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 1. Alfredo Simon earned the victory, while the Reds got 3 RBIs from Jay Bruce in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Brad Peacock worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Matt Dominguez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Houston as they had 13 hits, while Cincinnati only had 9.
The game was closed out by Aroldis Chapman who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 2 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Cincinnati takes its act on the road to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For Houston, they head on the road to face Cleveland.