Tim Stauffer vs Tim Lincecum Battle Sees San Diego Fall 2-1
San Francisco grabbed a 2-1 win over San Diego on Wednesday, as Tim Lincecum was credited with a win at AT&T Park.
The Giants were a -180 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Tim Lincecum earned the victory for the Giants, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 5, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Carlos Beltran in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Tim Stauffer worked 6 innings, giving up 6 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Will Venable in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 8 hits, while San Diego only had 4.
Santiago Casilla pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
San Francisco looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Houston. San Diego will aim to get back on the winning track at Arizona.