Los Angeles Tops Arizona 2-1 - Recap
Los Angeles got 6 2/3 innings of work from Josh Beckett en route to a 2-1 victory over Arizona on Saturday at Dodger Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Dodgers were rewarded as -153 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Josh Beckett earned the victory for the Dodgers, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Hanley Ramirez in the win.
Arizona's starting pitcher Tyler Skaggs worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Aaron Hill in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Arizona as they had 7 hits, while Los Angeles only had 6.
The game was closed out by Brandon League who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.