Cincinnati Reds Pittsburgh Pirates Game Ends in 6-5 Reds Victory - Recap
Cincinnati moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 6-5 win against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Great American Ball Park.
Cincinnati was an underdog by -103 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Cincinnati got 5 innings from Mat Latos, who gave up 3 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 5. Curtis Partch earned the victory, while the Reds got 2 RBIs from Ramon Santiago in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Jeff Locke in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 0 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Andrew McCutchen had 2 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
The battle of the bats favored Cincinnati as they had 14 hits, while Pittsburgh only had 5.
Aroldis Chapman pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.