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Joe Saunders Earns Win in Colorado vs Arizona Game

Colorado dropped a 5-2 decision at Coors Field on Tuesday as Arizona legged out a win behind winning pitcher Joe Saunders.

The Diamondbacks were a +162 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.

Arizona got 8 innings from Joe Saunders, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Diamondbacks got 2 RBIs from Kelly Johnson in the win.

Colorado's starting pitcher Jhoulys Chacin worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Dexter Fowler in a losing cause.

Arizona outhit their counterparts 7-6 in the game.

J.J. Putz pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.