Colorado Falls 3-1 to Chicago - Recap
Chicago got 7 1/3 innings of work from Jeff Samardzija en route to a 3-1 victory over Colorado on Friday at Coors Field.
The Cubs were a +134 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Jeff Samardzija earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Darwin Barney in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Troy Tulowitzki in a losing cause.
Chicago outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
Kevin Gregg pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.