Arizona Tops San Diego 5-1 - Recap
Arizona got 8 2/3 innings of work from Joe Saunders en route to a 5-1 victory over San Diego on Sunday at PETCO Park.
Arizona won as a +100 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Arizona got 8 2/3 innings from Joe Saunders, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Diamondbacks got 3 RBIs from Paul Goldschmidt in the win.
San Diego got a 6-inning outing from Aaron Harang in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Kyle Blanks had 2 hits in the loss for the Padres.
The battle of the bats favored Arizona as they had 12 hits, while San Diego only had 7.
J.J. Putz pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Arizona takes its act home to face Pittsburgh looking for another win. For San Diego, they head on the road to face Colorado.