San Diego vs Arizona Recap - Diamondbacks Over Padres 4-1
Ian Kennedy reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 11 Padres en route to a 4-1 win over San Diego on Thursday at Chase Field.
Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks were rewarded as -183 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Arizona got 7 2/3 innings from Ian Kennedy, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 11. He earned the victory, while the Diamondbacks got 1 RBI from Justin Upton in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Cory Luebke worked 5 2/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 9 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Cameron Maybin in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 8 hits, while Arizona only had 6.
J.J. Putz pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.