Recap - Arizona Defeats Atlanta 6-4
|Recap - Arizona Defeats Atlanta 6-4|
Arizona got 7 innings of work from Ian Kennedy en route to a 6-4 victory over Atlanta on Sunday at Chase Field.
The Diamondbacks were a -145 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Ian Kennedy earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 2, and allowing 9 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Gerardo Parra in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Randall Delgado worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Michael Bourn in a losing cause.
Atlanta enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-7 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by J.J. Putz who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Arizona heads into a battle against Philadelphia. Atlanta, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.