Chicago vs Arizona Recap - Cubs Over Diamondbacks 7-6
Chicago had a 5-RBI day from Nathan Schierholtz on Wednesday at Chase Field as the Cubs defeated Arizona 7-6 in baseball action.
Chicago was an underdog by +125 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Chicago got 5 2/3 innings from Jeff Samardzija, who gave up 3 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 5. Hector Rondon earned the victory, while the Cubs got 5 RBIs from Nathan Schierholtz in the win.
Arizona got a 5-inning outing from Ian Kennedy in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Wil Nieves had 3 hits in the loss for the Diamondbacks.
The battle of the bats favored Arizona as they had 12 hits, while Chicago only had 11.