Cubs upend Padres
|Cubs upend Padres|
Alfonso Soriano went 2-for-4 with two homers and three runs batted in to lead the Chicago Cubs past the San Diego Padres 5-2 on Tuesday night.
Chicago won as +145 road underdogs, while the teams played OVER the 6.5-run total set by oddsmakers.
Kosuke Fukudome drove in a run for the Cubs, as winning pitcher Ryan Dempster allowed two runs over seven innings for Chicago.
Nick Hundley hit a two-run shot for San Diego, while Mat Latos gave up two earned runs over 5 2-3 innings to take the loss for the Padres.