Chicago Tops San Diego 2-1 - Recap
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 11 as San Diego was handed a 2-1 defeat against Chicago on Wednesday at Wrigley Field.
The Cubs were a -152 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Jeff Samardzija earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 3, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Marlon Byrd in the win.
San Diego got a 6-inning outing from Dustin Moseley in the loss. He gave up 0 earned runs, 1 walk and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Jason Bartlett had 3 hits in the loss for the Padres.