Shane Loux Earns Win in San Diego vs San Francisco Game
San Diego dropped a 7-5 decision at PETCO Park on Sunday as San Francisco legged out a win behind winning pitcher Shane Loux.
Bettors who backed the Giants were rewarded as +110 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
San Francisco got 6 innings from Tim Lincecum, who gave up 4 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. Shane Loux earned the victory, while the Giants got 2 RBIs from Hunter Pence in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Edinson Volquez worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chase Headley in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 12 hits, while San Diego only had 6.
Sergio Romo pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, San Francisco takes its act on the road to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For San Diego, they head on the road to face Milwaukee.