Edwin Jackson Tagged With Loss in Rockies-Cubs Match
Chicago dropped a 4-3 decision at Coors Field on Sunday as Colorado legged out a win behind winning pitcher Tyler Chatwood.
Colorado won as a -158 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Colorado got 6 innings from Tyler Chatwood, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Rockies got 1 RBI from Carlos Gonzalez in the win.
Chicago got a 7-inning outing from Edwin Jackson in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Starlin Castro had 4 hits in the loss for the Cubs.
The battle of the bats favored Chicago as they had 10 hits, while Colorado only had 5.
The game was closed out by Rex Brothers who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 1 walk and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Colorado heads into a battle against Miami. Chicago, meanwhile, will have their next action against Arizona.