Arizona Falls 4-2 Against Colorado - Game Recap
Arizona dropped a 4-2 decision at Chase Field on Wednesday as Colorado legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jeff Francis.
Colorado was an underdog by +180 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Colorado got 6 innings from Jeff Francis, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Rockies got 3 RBIs from Marco Scutaro in the win.
Arizona got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Trevor Cahill in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Miguel Montero had 3 hits in the loss for the Diamondbacks.
Colorado outhit their counterparts 9-5 in the game.
The game was closed out by Rafael Betancourt who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 1 walk and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Colorado takes its act home to face Cincinnati looking for another win. For Arizona, they head home to face New York.