Recap - Chicago Defeats Arizona 6-5
|Recap - Chicago Defeats Arizona 6-5|
Arizona dropped a 6-5 decision at Wrigley Field on Tuesday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher James Russell.
Chicago won as a -135 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 5 1/3 innings from Andrew Cashner, who gave up 1 earned run on 2 hits, while striking out 2. James Russell earned the victory, while the Cubs got 3 RBIs from Tyler Colvin in the win.
Arizona got a 6-inning outing from Barry Enright in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Willie Bloomquist had 1 hit in the loss for the Diamondbacks.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-7 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Sean Marshall who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.