Game Wrap - Chicago 3-2 Victors Over Giants
San Francisco dropped a 3-2 decision at AT&T Park on Friday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Matt Guerrier.
Bettors who backed the Cubs were rewarded as +146 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Matt Guerrier earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Starlin Castro in the win.
San Francisco got a 7-inning outing from Matt Cain in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Pablo Sandoval had 2 hits in the loss for the Giants.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
Kevin Gregg pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.