Game Wrap - Chicago 2-1 Victors Over Giants
San Francisco wasted a 10-effort from Tim Lincecum and fell 2-1 on Sunday against Chicago at AT&T Park.
Bettors who backed the Cubs were rewarded as +138 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Travis Wood earned the victory for the Cubs, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 7, walking 4, and allowing 4 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Welington Castillo in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Tim Lincecum worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 10 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Tim Lincecum in a losing cause.
Kevin Gregg pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Chicago takes its act home to face Milwaukee looking for another win. For San Francisco, they head on the road to face Philadelphia.