Bruce Chen vs Tim Stauffer Battle Sees Kansas City Fall 4-1
San Diego got a 4-1 victory over Kansas City on Wednesday, with Tim Stauffer earning the victory and helping Padres moneyline bettors cash out.
The Padres were a -137 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.5.
San Diego got 7 innings from Tim Stauffer, who gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Padres got 2 RBIs from Anthony Rizzo in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Bruce Chen worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alex Gordon in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Heath Bell who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
San Diego looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Seattle. Kansas City will aim to get back on the winning track at Colorado.