Tommy Hanson vs Jeff Samardzija Battle Sees Atlanta Fall 5-1
Chicago got 7 innings of work from Jeff Samardzija en route to a 5-1 victory over Atlanta on Monday at Wrigley Field.
Chicago won as a +109 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 7 innings from Jeff Samardzija, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 2 RBIs from Geovany Soto in the win.
Atlanta got a 6-inning outing from Tommy Hanson in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Chipper Jones had 2 hits in the loss for the Braves.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-6 advantage in hits.