Chicago Falls 9-5 Against Miami - Game Recap
Miami got 7 innings of work from Anibal Sanchez en route to a 9-5 victory over Chicago on Tuesday at Wrigley Field.
Bettors who backed the Marlins were rewarded as -116 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Anibal Sanchez earned the victory for the Marlins, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 9 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Carlos Lee in the win.
Chicago got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Travis Wood in the loss. He gave up 8 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while David DeJesus had 2 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 13 hits, while Miami only had 12.