Chicago Drops Colorado 9-1 - Match Report
Chicago got 7 innings of work from Travis Wood en route to a 9-1 victory over Colorado on Monday at Wrigley Field.
Chicago won as a -117 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Travis Wood earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 3, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from David DeJesus in the win.
Colorado got a 6-inning outing from Juan Nicasio in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Josh Rutledge had 1 hit in the loss for the Rockies.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 14 hits, while Colorado only had 3.