Chicago vs San Diego Game Final 5-3 - Michael Bowden Earns Win
Chicago got a 5-3 victory over San Diego on Monday, with Michael Bowden earning the victory and helping Cubs moneyline bettors cash out.
Chicago was favored by -160 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Michael Bowden earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Cody Ransom in the win.
San Diego got a 5 2/3-inning outing from Clayton Richard in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Everth Cabrera had 3 hits in the loss for the Padres.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 10-8 in the game.
Kevin Gregg pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.