Game Wrap - Chicago 3-1 Victors Over Yankees
Chicago got 7 1/3 innings of work from Doug Davis en route to a 3-1 victory over New York on Friday at Wrigley Field.
Chicago was an underdog by +153 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Chicago got 7 1/3 innings from Doug Davis, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 2 RBIs from Aramis Ramirez in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Freddy Garcia worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Nick Swisher in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 6 hits, while New York only had 5.
Carlos Marmol pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.