Cincinnati Falls 8-0 Against Philadelphia - Game Recap
Philadelphia's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Cincinnati scoreless in a 8-0 victory on Friday at Great American Ball Park.
Bettors who backed the Phillies were rewarded as +123 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Philadelphia got 7 2/3 innings from Cole Hamels, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 7. Cole Hamels earned the victory, while the Phillies got 3 RBIs from Domonic Brown in the win.
Cincinnati's starting pitcher Johnny Cueto worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Zack Cozart in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Philadelphia as they had 11 hits, while Cincinnati only had 5.