Justin Germano Tagged With Loss in Cubs-Giants Match
San Francisco got 6 1/3 innings of work from Tim Lincecum en route to a 5-2 victory over Chicago on Saturday at Wrigley Field.
The Giants were a -145 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
San Francisco got 6 1/3 innings from Tim Lincecum, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Giants got 3 RBIs from Xavier Nady in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Justin Germano worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Anthony Rizzo in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 8 hits, while Chicago only had 5.
Sergio Romo pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.