R.A. Dickey vs Johnny Cueto Tilt Ends in Cincinnati 4-3 Win
|R.A. Dickey vs Johnny Cueto Tilt Ends in Cincinnati 4-3 Win|
Cincinnati got a 4-3 victory over Toronto on Sunday, with Johnny Cueto earning the victory and helping Reds moneyline bettors cash out.
The Reds were a -140 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Johnny Cueto earned the victory for the Reds, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 1 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Todd Frazier in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher R.A. Dickey worked 7 2/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Melky Cabrera in a losing cause.
Cincinnati outhit their counterparts 9-7 in the game.
The game was closed out by Aroldis Chapman who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 3 batters to earn the save.
Cincinnati heads into a battle against Chicago. Toronto, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.