San Diego Downed 8-3 By San Francisco - Jason Marquis Takes Loss
San Francisco moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of an 8-3 win against the San Diego Padres at PETCO Park.
San Francisco was favored by -147 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
San Francisco got 7 innings from Matt Cain, who gave up 0 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Giants got 2 RBIs from Buster Posey in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Jason Marquis worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Chase Headley in a losing cause.
San Francisco outhit their counterparts 15-9 in the game.
The game was closed out by Santiago Casilla who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 2 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, San Francisco takes its act home to face Texas looking for another win. For San Diego, they head on the road to face Milwaukee.