Arizona Drops St. Louis 4-1 - Match Report
Arizona got a 4-1 victory over St. Louis on Thursday, with Joe Saunders earning the victory and helping Diamondbacks moneyline bettors cash out.
The Diamondbacks were a +119 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Joe Saunders earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 4, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Justin Upton in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Kyle McClellan worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Ryan Theriot in a losing cause.
Arizona outhit their counterparts 6-3 in the game.
The game was closed out by David Hernandez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.