Chicago Falls 3-1 Against Chicago - Game Recap
Chicago grabbed a 3-1 win over Chicago on Sunday, as Rodrigo Lopez was credited with a win at Wrigley Field.
The Cubs were a +120 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Rodrigo Lopez earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Aramis Ramirez in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Gavin Floyd worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Mark Teahen in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 8 hits, while Chicago only had 4.
Carlos Marmol pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Chicago takes its act on the road to face Washington looking for another win. For Chicago, they head home to face Kansas City.