Recap - San Diego Defeats San Francisco 6-4
|Recap - San Diego Defeats San Francisco 6-4|
San Francisco dropped a 6-4 decision at PETCO Park on Sunday as San Diego legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jason Marquis.
Bettors who backed the Padres were rewarded as +117 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 7.5.
Jason Marquis earned the victory for the Padres, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 4, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Alexi Amarista in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Ryan Vogelsong worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Pablo Sandoval in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 10 hits, while San Diego only had 9.
Huston Street pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
San Diego looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Chicago. San Francisco will aim to get back on the winning track at Arizona.