Dodgers hold off Cubs
The Los Angeles Dodgers scored five runs in the first two innings and managed to hold on for a 8-5 win over the Chicago Cubs Wednesday night at Wrigley Field.
The Dodgers won the contest as a -110 pick’em, while the 13 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (7.5) set by sportsbooks.
Casey Blake homered and drove in two runs, while Matt Kemp also drove in a pair of runs for the Dodgers. Chad Billingsley scattered three runs off 10 hits in 5 1-3 innings for the victory.
Tom Gorzelanny was tagged with the loss, giving up seven runs off seven hits in five innings of work.