San Francisco vs San Diego Recap - Giants Over Padres 8-4
Tim Lincecum reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 13 Padres en route to an 8-4 win over San Diego on Wednesday at PETCO Park.
San Francisco was favored by -138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 6.5.
Tim Lincecum earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 13, walking 0, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Buster Posey in the win.
San Diego got a 4 2/3-inning outing from Tim Stauffer in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Chase Headley had 2 hits in the loss for the Padres.
San Francisco outhit their counterparts 13-7 in the game.
Ramon Ramirez pitched the final 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
San Francisco heads into a battle against St. Louis. San Diego, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.