Carlos Zambrano vs Ted Lilly Tilt Ends in Chicago 5-1 Win
Los Angeles dropped a 5-1 decision at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday as Chicago legged out a win behind winning pitcher Carlos Zambrano.
Chicago won as a +108 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 8 innings from Carlos Zambrano, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 3 RBIs from Marlon Byrd in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Ted Lilly worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Aaron Miles in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 9 hits, while Los Angeles only had 6.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Cincinnati looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face New York.