Carlos Villanueva Earns Win in Chicago vs Miami Game
Chicago got 1 inning of work from Carlos Villanueva en route to a 9-7 victory over Miami on Wednesday at Wrigley Field.
Chicago won as a -145 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 6 innings from Jeff Samardzija, who gave up 6 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 9. Carlos Villanueva earned the victory, while the Cubs got 3 RBIs from Dioner Navarro in the win.
Miami's starting pitcher B Flynn worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Adeiny Hechavarria in a losing cause.
Kevin Gregg pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For Miami, they head home to face Washington.