Arizona vs San Diego Game Final 3-1 - Joe Saunders Earns Win
|Arizona vs San Diego Game Final 3-1 - Joe Saunders Earns Win|
San Diego dropped a 3-1 decision at Chase Field on Saturday as Arizona legged out a win behind winning pitcher Joe Saunders.
Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks were rewarded as -139 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Arizona got 7 innings from Joe Saunders, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Diamondbacks got 2 RBIs from Chris Young in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Aaron Harang worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alberto Gonzalez in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Arizona as they had 8 hits, while San Diego only had 5.
J.J. Putz pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.