Madison Bumgarner vs Tom Koehler Battle Sees San Francisco Fall 6-5
Miami got 1 1/3 innings of work from Chad Qualls en route to a 6-5 victory over San Francisco on Sunday at Marlins Park.
Miami was an underdog by +148 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Chad Qualls earned the victory for the Marlins, throwing 1 1/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jeff Mathis in the win.
San Francisco's starting pitcher Madison Bumgarner worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Gregor Blanco in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored San Francisco as they had 13 hits, while Miami only had 9.
Steve Cishek pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Miami takes its act home to face Los Angeles looking for another win. For San Francisco, they head home to face Boston.