Eric Stults vs Jeff Francis Battle Sees Colorado Fall 4-2
|Eric Stults vs Jeff Francis Battle Sees Colorado Fall 4-2|
Colorado dropped a 4-2 decision at Coors Field on Saturday as San Diego legged out a win behind winning pitcher Eric Stults.
The Padres were a +115 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 10.5.
San Diego got 7 innings from Eric Stults, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Padres got 2 RBIs from Kyle Blanks in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jeff Francis worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dexter Fowler in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Diego as they had 10 hits, while Colorado only had 9.
The game was closed out by Luke Gregerson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.