Game Wrap - Chicago 3-2 Victors Over Padres
Chicago grabbed a 3-2 win over San Diego on Saturday, as Jeff Samardzija was credited with a win at PETCO Park.
Chicago won as a +114 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Chicago got 8 innings from Jeff Samardzija, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Cubs got 2 RBIs from Darwin Barney in the win.
San Diego's starting pitcher Eric Stults worked 6 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Will Venable in a losing cause.
Chicago enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-7 advantage in hits.
Kevin Gregg pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.