Dontrelle Willis vs Matt Garza Tilt Ends in Chicago 4-3 Win
|Dontrelle Willis vs Matt Garza Tilt Ends in Chicago 4-3 Win|
Chicago grabbed a 4-3 win over Cincinnati on Monday, as Matt Garza was credited with a win at Wrigley Field.
Chicago was favored by -135 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Matt Garza earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 7 2/3 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Aramis Ramirez in the win.
Cincinnati got a 7-inning outing from Dontrelle Willis in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 5 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Yonder Alonso had 2 hits in the loss for the Reds.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-6 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Carlos Marmol who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.