D-Backs edge Padres

D-Backs edge Padres

The Arizona Diamondbacks got out to a six-run lead, and managed to hang on and defeat the San Diego Padres 6-5 Tuesday night at Chase Field.

Arizona won the game as -170 favorites, while the 11 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).

Max Scherzer went 2-for-3 at the plate with two RBIs, and notched the win on the mound for the Diamondbacks. Juan Gutierrez closed out the game with his first save of the season.

Chase Headley went 2-for-4 with one RBI for the Padres. Kevin Correia surrendered nine hits and six runs over 5 2-3 innings in the loss.