Game Wrap - San Francisco 4-3 Victors Over Cubs
Chicago struck out 11 times against Madison Bumgarner in losing 4-3 to San Francisco on Friday at AT&T Park.
San Francisco was favored by -165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
San Francisco got 8 innings from Madison Bumgarner, who gave up 2 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 11. He earned the victory, while the Giants got 2 RBIs from Buster Posey in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Paul Maholm worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Darwin Barney in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 11 hits, while San Francisco only had 9.
The game was closed out by Javier Lopez who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.