Los Angeles Falls 5-4 to Arizona - Recap
Los Angeles dropped a 5-4 decision at Dodger Stadium on Monday as Arizona legged out a win behind winning pitcher Tony Sipp.
Bettors who backed the Diamondbacks were rewarded as +160 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 6.5.
Tony Sipp earned the victory for the Diamondbacks, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Willie Bloomquist in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Clayton Kershaw worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Mark Ellis in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 14-11 in the game.
The game was closed out by Heath Bell who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 2 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.