San Diego Drops Arizona 8-6 - Match Report
Arizona dropped an 8-6 decision at Chase Field on Wednesday as San Diego legged out a win behind winning pitcher Luke Gregerson.
San Diego was an underdog by +181 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
San Diego got 6 1/3 innings from Jason Marquis, who gave up 4 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 7. Luke Gregerson earned the victory, while the Padres got 2 RBIs from Yonder Alonso in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Ian Kennedy worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Willie Bloomquist in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 12 hits, while Arizona only had 10.
The game was closed out by Huston Street who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
San Diego looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Cincinnati. Arizona will aim to get back on the winning track vs Los Angeles.