Cubs too much for Padres
Alfonso Soriano went 3-for-5 with two runs batted in, as the Chicago Cubs downed the San Diego Padres 6-2 on Tuesday night.
Chicago won as -160 home favorites as the game played UNDER the 8.5-run total set by oddsmakers.
Milton Bradley hit a two-run jack for the Cubs, while Rich Harden allowed two runs over six innings to earn the win for Chicago.
Adrian Gonzalez was 2-for-4 wit a two-run big fly for San Diego, as Jake Peavy took the loss after giving up three runs over six innings for the Padres.