Kevin Correia vs Edinson Volquez Battle Sees Pittsburgh Fall 3-1
Edinson Volquez struck out 10 batters as San Diego defeated Pittsburgh 3-1 in baseball wagering action Monday at PETCO Park.
The Padres were a -135 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
San Diego got 6 2/3 innings from Edinson Volquez, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 10. He earned the victory, while the Padres got 2 RBIs from Will Venable in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher Kevin Correia worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jose Tabata in a losing cause.
San Diego outhit their counterparts 10-7 in the game.
The game was closed out by Dale Thayer who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.