N Eovaldi vs Joe Saunders Battle Sees Arizona Fall 5-3
|N Eovaldi vs Joe Saunders Battle Sees Arizona Fall 5-3|
Los Angeles got a 5-3 victory over Arizona on Saturday, with N Eovaldi earning the victory and helping Dodgers moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as +132 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
N Eovaldi earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Rod Barajas in the win.
Arizona got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Joe Saunders in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Joe Saunders had 2 hits in the loss for the Diamondbacks.
Los Angeles enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-7 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Scott Elbert who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.