Ian Kennedy vs Tim Lincecum Tilt Ends in Arizona 4-1 Win
Arizona got a 4-1 victory over San Francisco on Wednesday, with Ian Kennedy earning the victory and helping Diamondbacks moneyline bettors cash out.
Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks were rewarded as -102 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 6.5.
Ian Kennedy earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 7 2/3 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Paul Goldschmidt in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Tim Lincecum worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Gregor Blanco in a losing cause.
Arizona outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.
The game was closed out by David Hernandez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Next game, Arizona takes its act on the road to face San Diego looking for another win. For San Francisco, they head home to face Chicago.