Trevor Cahill Tagged With Loss in Cubs-Diamondbacks Match
Chicago grabbed a 3-1 win over Arizona on Sunday, as Matt Garza was credited with a win at Wrigley Field.
Chicago was favored by -106 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 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Darwin Barney in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Trevor Cahill worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Aaron Hill in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Arizona as they had 7 hits, while Chicago only had 4.
The game was closed out by Carlos Marmol who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Miami looking for another win. For Arizona, they head on the road to face Cincinnati.