Eric Stults vs Brandon McCarthy Battle Sees San Diego Fall 5-2
|Eric Stults vs Brandon McCarthy Battle Sees San Diego Fall 5-2|
Arizona grabbed a 5-2 win over San Diego on Friday, as Brandon McCarthy was credited with a win at Chase Field.
Arizona won as a -142 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Arizona got 7 innings from Brandon McCarthy, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Diamondbacks got 2 RBIs from Paul Goldschmidt in the win.
San Diego got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Eric Stults in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Carlos Quentin had 3 hits in the loss for the Padres.
The game was closed out by Heath Bell who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.