Carlos Villanueva vs Juan Nicasio Battle Sees Chicago Fall 9-3
Colorado moneyline bettors cashed on Saturday courtesy of a 9-3 win against the Chicago Cubs at Coors Field.
Colorado won as a -150 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Colorado got 5 innings from Juan Nicasio, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Rockies got 3 RBIs from Dexter Fowler in the win.
Chicago's starting pitcher Carlos Villanueva worked 4 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Luis Valbuena in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Colorado as they had 13 hits, while Chicago only had 8.