Recap - Arizona Defeats Los Angeles 7-2
|Recap - Arizona Defeats Los Angeles 7-2|
Los Angeles dropped a 7-2 decision at Dodger Stadium on Monday as Arizona legged out a win behind winning pitcher Joe Saunders.
Arizona was an underdog by +105 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Joe Saunders earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 1, and allowing 4 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Gerardo Parra in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Ted Lilly worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jerry Sands in a losing cause.
Arizona outhit their counterparts 9-6 in the game.
J.J. Putz pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.