Los Angeles vs Arizona Final: 4-3 - Recap
Arizona struck out 11 times against Clayton Kershaw in losing 4-3 to Los Angeles on Friday at Dodger Stadium.
Los Angeles was favored by -181 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Clayton Kershaw earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 11, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Andre Ethier in the win.
Arizona got a 6 2/3-inning outing from Joe Saunders in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 4 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Chris Young had 3 hits in the loss for the Diamondbacks.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 8 hits, while Arizona only had 7.
The game was closed out by Kenley Jansen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.