Arizona vs Chicago Final: 6-4 - Recap
Chicago dropped a 6-4 decision at Wrigley Field on Wednesday as Arizona legged out a win behind winning pitcher Armando Galarraga.
Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks were rewarded as +144 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Arizona got 7 innings from Armando Galarraga, who gave up 4 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Diamondbacks got 2 RBIs from Chris Young in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Ryan Dempster worked 7 innings, giving up 10 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kosuke Fukudome in a losing cause.
Arizona outhit their counterparts 12-6 in the game.
J.J. Putz pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Arizona heads into a battle against Cincinnati. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Milwaukee.