Game Wrap - Cincinnati 6-3 Victors Over Pirates
Cincinnati moneyline bettors cashed on Sunday courtesy of a 6-3 win against the Pittsburgh Pirates at Great American Ball Park.
Bettors who backed the Reds were rewarded as -116 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.
Cincinnati got 6 innings from Johnny Cueto, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 7. Johnny Cueto earned the victory, while the Reds got 3 RBIs from Kristopher Negron in the win.
Pittsburgh got a 4-inning outing from Francisco Liriano in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 6 walks and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Harrison had 2 hits in the loss for the Pirates.
Cincinnati enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-5 advantage in hits.
Aroldis Chapman pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Cincinnati takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head home to face Colorado.