Chicago Falls 2-1 to San Francisco - Recap
San Francisco got a 2-1 victory over Chicago on Saturday, with Matt Cain earning the victory and helping Giants moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Giants were rewarded as -155 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
San Francisco got 8 innings from Matt Cain, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Giants got 1 RBI from Aubrey Huff in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Matt Garza worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Tony Campana in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 6 hits, while Chicago only had 5.
Sergio Romo pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.