San Diego vs Chicago Game Final 2-0 - Clayton Richard Earns Win
|San Diego vs Chicago Game Final 2-0 - Clayton Richard Earns Win|
Chicago was unable to break through against the San Diego pitching staff, losing 2-0 on Wednesday at PETCO Park.
San Diego was favored by -139 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
San Diego got 9 innings from Clayton Richard, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Padres got 1 RBI from Yonder Alonso in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Jeff Samardzija worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David DeJesus in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 6 hits, while Chicago only had 5.
San Diego looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Pittsburgh. Chicago will aim to get back on the winning track vs Cincinnati.