Philadelphia never recovered after Cincinnati took the lead in the top of the 3rd inning scoring a single run on 2 hits. Cincinnati finished with 15 hits while Philadelphia ended up with 9.
The winning pitcher was Jay Tibbs(6-8) who allowed 4 runs in 7 and 2/3 innings. Dave Rucker(0-1) was hit with the loss. With this win, Cincinnati has a 41-39 record. They have been 5-5 lately. With the loss, the Philadelphia ballclub's record is 31-48.